2020 – The Year We Protected Childhood

2020 – The Year We Protected Childhood

“I think it is unnatural to think that there is such a thing as a blue-sky, white-clouded happy childhood for anybody. Childhood is a very, very tricky business of surviving it. Because if one thing goes wrong or anything goes wrong, and usually something goes wrong,...
Supporting Artists – Shop Small for the holidays

Supporting Artists – Shop Small for the holidays

“Art is an effort to create, beside the real world, a more humane world.” ~ Andre Maurois One of the endearing parts of 2020 was seeing the art community step forward to offer their incredible talents. Artists are some of the most passionate people you’ll ever meet,...
Banned Books

Banned Books

It’s banned book week! Today looks different from the days when The Paper Bag Princess was challenged for being “anti-family”. The banned books in our home arrived because we love reading. Most are considered classics, and as I placed them together...
Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo

“I used to think I was the strangest person in the world but then I thought there are so many people in the world, there must be someone just like me who feels bizarre and flawed in the same ways I do. I would imagine her, and imagine that she must be out there...
Share Mail – Stay Connected with Book Mail

Share Mail – Stay Connected with Book Mail

Make a new friend, discover a new book – stay connected through a love of stories. Books & Mail go together and have a powerful way of keeping us connected.As we begin a new school year with many children moving to online schooling, this is a fun way to stay...