Judy Blume: Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret

Question: Are there boy books and girls books? Do we embrace this as a professional necessity or do we actively try to fight stereotypes. I am sorry to say that this is one stereotype that is sticking around.  There are diffidently certain books that have strict gender lines. Judy Blume’s Are You There God It’s Me, Margaret is a great example I can’t […]

Harriet the Spy; By Louise Fitzhugh ( A Tween Book?)

According to Dictionary .com the term “tween” gets its origin from the Middle English (A.D. 1250-1300) word “twene”, “atwene” or “betwene”  a contraction for the word between but today, in more resent years, it has become associated with the 8-14 year olds, those that are in-between childhood and the teenage years. There are many good […]

Pollyanna (2003) TV Drama Movie

TV Movie DRAMA Staring:Amanda Burton, Kenneth Cranham, and Georgina Terry Director: Sarah Harding When you need to turn you frown upside down , Pollyanna is just what the doctor ordered. A recently made orphan named Pollyanna moves to her only living relative’s home, Aunt Polly an  unwed, uptight women who has solely taken her in out of […]