Author Lydia Netzer and a powerful nerd confession

A conversation with Lydia Netzer, author of HOW TO TELL TOLEDO FROM THE NIGHT SKY and SHINE SHINE, about how books don’t have to be both smart AND cynical, how weird people are the best, and whether or not she’d go to SPACE. Then, a pretty “powerful” nerd confession from our intern Patrick.

So which version of the Apple Watch did the Doctor get? Invisibility app is probably on the version 42, don’t you think?

So which version of the Apple Watch did the Doctor get? Invisibility app is probably on the version 42, don’t you think?

Sweeping and beautiful. Better than the movie. #cloudatlas via Instagram http://ift.tt/YqEUOC

Sweeping and beautiful. Better than the movie. #cloudatlas via Instagram http://ift.tt/YqEUOC

An artificial sweetener turns the world upside down. Quintessentially American, funny, and a little bit terrifying. via Instagram http://ift.tt/YqETu7

An artificial sweetener turns the world upside down. Quintessentially American, funny, and a little bit terrifying. via Instagram http://ift.tt/YqETu7

Duh. via Instagram http://ift.tt/YqESX0

Duh. via Instagram http://ift.tt/YqESX0

Supreme dystopian lady goodness from @monicabyrne13 via Instagram http://ift.tt/1rsDVZC

Supreme dystopian lady goodness from @monicabyrne13 via Instagram http://ift.tt/1rsDVZC

Not a book, a #corgi via Instagram http://ift.tt/1qEOLqg

Not a book, a #corgi via Instagram http://ift.tt/1qEOLqg

mentalflossr:

6 Modern Societies Where Women Literally Rule
Who run the world? In these six societies– girls.

mentalflossr:

6 Modern Societies Where Women Literally Rule

Who run the world? In these six societies– girls.

I am not often rendered speechless, but this book. This book. This. Book. -G via Instagram http://ift.tt/1ryPFKx

I am not often rendered speechless, but this book. This book. This. Book. -G via Instagram http://ift.tt/1ryPFKx

Let children read whatever they want and then talk about it with them. If parents and kids can talk together, we won’t have as much censorship because we won’t have as much fear.
Judy Blume (via thelifeguardlibrarian)