Literary Mama writing about the many faces of motherhood
Columns: Children’s Lit Book Group
2009
The Real Worlds of Children’s Fantasy
Art and Identity in Bud, Not Buddy and Becoming Naomi León
Coraline
2008
Christmas in the Country
Running for Office
Time to Grow Up
Secrecy and Surveillance
Bunnies for Babies
The Arrival and The Invention of Hugo Cabret
Home-Away-Home
Vampire Love
And the Winner Is…
“Boy” Books and “Girl” Books
2007
My Christmas Books
Should We Burn Babar? Political correctness and children’s literature
The Harry Potter Factor
Writer Dads
Outside Reading
Sad Stories and Why We Read Them
2006
New Year’s Reading Resolution
Young Adult Fairy Tales
Good, Evil, and Harry Potter
Killing Nemo’s Mom: Independence and Overprotection in Children’s Entertainment
Satan’s Spawn: Or, Getting Along with Siblings in Books
The Reading-Aloud Years
Why Not Cinderella?
2005
Time To Eat
Story Time
Marmee’s Anger
Wondering About Alice
Mother Love in Children’s Literature
2004
Identifying with the Bad Guy
Looking for Enjoli
Independence Day
On Not Learning to Clean
Independence Day
Help Me Hell
2003
Midlife Mama