Another week has come and gone here at ReadLove ! Here’s what you may have missed!
It was Banned Books Week, and boy, were we shocked to learn that that inoffensive little bear, Winnie the Pooh, had at one time been widely banned. Oh, d-d-d-dear dear!! But a healthy dose of T. A. Barron helped us recover: The Q & A he so kindly did with us was informative as well as entertaining, and our visit to his beautiful Ellegandia in Atlantis Rising made all things right again.
Author Interview & Signed Book Giveaway: Q & A with T. A. Barron, author of Atlantis Rising
I’m excited to be presenting a Q & A with T. A. Barron, the author of Atlantis Rising, the first in a trilogy of books about the origins of the legendary lost land. The paperback release of the novel is this Thursday, September 25. [Read more…]
Winnie the Pooh Banned? Oh, Bother!
Banned Books Week (September 21 – 27th)
Tonight, I am flummoxed. In fact, I feel like I’ve been punched in the gut. Let me rephrase: “There’s a rumbly in my tumbly,” and it’s not because I’m hungry! That’s right, that willy, nilly, silly ol’ bear, Winnie the Pooh, is on the list of most challenged classics! What in the name of the Hundred Acre Wood? Have you lost your mind? [Read more…]
Kids Corner: Atlantis Rising by T. A. Barron
4.5 of 5 Hearts. A Captivating, Inspiring, and Magical Fantasy. Atlantis Rising is a rewarding tale of two endearing young heroes who provide hope and love to one another as they strive to protect their land and all its wonders. [Read more…]
That’s everything that happened on ReadLove this week. See you next week!
Until then, I’d love it if you shared a bit about your week in the comments!