Stop making a scene
stuffinoldbooks:

I’m glad I took the dust jacket off this li’l cutie to find someone’s delightful hand-drawn one tucked away underneath. #stuffinANDaroundoldbooks #diy

How marvellous! someone really loved this book :-)

stuffinoldbooks:

I’m glad I took the dust jacket off this li’l cutie to find someone’s delightful hand-drawn one tucked away underneath. #stuffinANDaroundoldbooks #diy

How marvellous! someone really loved this book :-)

Samuel Beckett quote and kitteh pic - perfect combination!

Samuel Beckett quote and kitteh pic - perfect combination!

Amazing artwork
It makes me think - are we all made like this? (not literally)

Amazing artwork

It makes me think - are we all made like this? (not literally)

Didn’t you understand that I was melancholy?
Moomintroll, from the book Moominland Midwinter (via allthingsmoomin)
my bloody mind

Beautiful prose that captures the crazy fantasies we have in response to criticism. 

Men are brought up to make pronouncements and have ideas; women are brought up to listen, chat, congratulate, offer support, and listen some more. 

Men are brought up to make pronouncements and have ideas; women are brought up to listen, chat, congratulate, offer support, and listen some more. 

warrior-scribe:

Instagram selfie of the #con10 Demystifying Social Media panel. Meta!

warrior-scribe:

Instagram selfie of the #con10 Demystifying Social Media panel. Meta!

anneursu:

Right now, children’s literature is seeing an intense flare-up in the ongoing conversation about the diversity crisis in children’s books. While this conversation has been going on for decades, now social media has given the people having it megaphones, and they are using them to brilliant ends….

I really wish people who know little or nothing about YA literature would stop writing about YA literature. just go and read something by Francesca Lia Block, Melina Marchetta, Malorie Blackman, Ambelin Kwaymullina, Rainbow Rowell…