The Woman They Wanted by Shannon Harris

The Woman They Wanted by Shannon Harris

More than a memoir of being groomed into what a woman/wife is expected to be in conservative Christianity. Patriarchy. Oppression. Narrow role. Struggle. Escape and re-creation into a more authentic self. This book is IMPORTANT. Essential for the library and very...

Nature’s Art Box by Laura C. Martin

⭐⭐⭐⭐ Perfect book for anyone in need of an idea for a craft or even science fair. Lots of ideas at different difficulty levels, with specific notation when adult supervision is required for safety. The author provides some background information but it would be great...

Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer

⭐⭐⭐⭐🌟 Fascinating and beautifully written. I found this audiobook after searching for a book that would meet the “nature” square for library bingo. I’m not sure I would have found it otherwise, and I’m so glad I did! It’s really...

Spell It Out by David Crystal

⭐⭐⭐⭐🌟 This book takes a look at the history of English spelling and why words are written the way they are. Starting with the Anglo-Saxons and going through to the present day, Crystal shows how problem solving, events, and good intentions shaped our spelling into...