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New NCTE Research Brief Aligns Perfectly with Pop Culture Fandom… and Libraries

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“Students who develop expertise with a particular kind of reading— science fiction or online games, for example—outside of school may not think this kind of reading will be valued by their teachers.”

In Defense of Heavy Reading

Massiveness: an overlooked benefit of J.K. Rowling's achievement. (Image © BrokenSphere / Wikimedia Commons)

A case is humbly made for why book publishers should manufacture and distribute only titles that weigh in excess of a small dog.