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.)


March 17, 2020

So, I'm not going to lie. Today was a little... weird. But I was also so impressed by everything I saw from teachers, administrators, families, authors, business owners, and just generally positive messages from the community at large. Sometimes it takes a crisis for p...

March 15, 2020

I'm currently writing this in my pajamas, where I'm preparing to quarantine with my family and teach from home for at least the next three weeks. All Illinois schools have been closed, and my husband works for DePaul University, where he's currently swamped as he works...

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