on the Loose 

Hey fellow book lovers! I'm a K-8 school librarian and mom of two young readers. I write the occasional blog when inspiration strikes, but I've also compiled some great book recommendations for all ages. (If you're on a phone, click on the three lines in the top right corner for more.)


My Recent Posts



No tags yet.

We Need To Talk About Race...

I’ve been feeling down about the world lately, and I know it’s being amplified by this current isolation. My family’s hanging in there, but I find myself lying awake worrying about kids whose homes aren’t good places for them, or people trapped with abusive partners right now. And watching the news has done nothing but fuel my anxiety on a lot of different fronts, but I’m gonna focus on the issue that's been on my mind the most lately: RACISM. Authors Kelly Yang and Dhonielle Clayton were harassed with racist taunts while holding free virtual events for students during this unprecedented time. And that really messed with me. We like to think that we’ve come so far as a country… but have we r


©2020 Clare Lund, Librarian on the Loose. All views are my own.