I love an international setting, a real-life or fictional artist, revolution, heartbreak, wry humor, and unbelievable-but-true events.
Titles I've loved lately: The Five Wounds by Kirstin Valdez Quade & When No One Is Watching by Alyssa Cole
What I'm listening to: Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuart
What I'm making: pistacchio and chocolate butter cake from The New Sugar & Spice & the Gratefully Oregon Cowl by Anne Lindquist
Williams, Mary Elizabeth
Marchetto, Marisa Acocella
Novels that personalize the plight of refugees across the globe and throughout history.
Tools and inspiration for building your own physical yoga practice at home.
Nygren, Viveka Blom
Explore the heart of the ancient Aztec empire, turned spellbinding modern metropolis.
Pretend it's 1977 with these great picture books, you may recognize from your own childhood and that have stood the test of time.
Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman
Pinkwater, Daniel Manus