Shekel’s School for Wayward Librarians
I ran into oneofthelibrarians on the street the other day and apologized for being so delinquent in my posting. She brushed off my apology but said that, if I was … Continue reading
This summer has been consumed by completely reorganizing and recataloging my library, and for over a month I’ve been slogging through the part of the process that requires printing out … Continue reading
How To Explain Trans Identities To No One, Ever, Especially Not Children.
Whenever I complain about the sorry state of sex ed books for kids or the paucity of books that explain trans identities for them, people get all excited and say, … Continue reading
Red Diaper Review #1: “A is for Activist”
“A is for Activist“ by Innosanto Nagara is a board book; for those of you unfamiliar with the pre-literate set, they are small texts with heavy-duty cardboard pages that can … Continue reading
“I always preferred them stories without the morals,” he added.
Greetings, fellow castaways, cabin boys, and captains! You can call me Shekel, and I’ve been newly press-ganged to write for the Shipwreck. I hope this post serves as a worthy … Continue reading