Katie Moench

Katie Moench is a librarian, runner, and lover of baked goods. A school librarian in the Upper Midwest, Katie lives with her husband and dog and spends her free time drinking coffee, trying new recipes, and adding to her TBR.

Blast Off! with These Space Books for Babies

The littlest readers in your life will love these space books for babies.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Margaret Wise Brown

Far from the "quiet old lady whispering hush," Margaret Wise Brown led a tumultuous and fascinating life.

12 Bookish Items for Babies

Not only are these bookish goods practical and pretty things for baby, but they would also make great baby shower gifts.

10 Easter Books for Kids

These Easter books for kids have fun and colorful illustrations that kids love, as well stories about the meaning of Easter, like Sawdust Carpets by Amelia Lau Carling.

Jump into Spring With These Floral Bookish Goods

These items will help you put some spring into both your step and your reading life, no matter the weather.

What is Historical Fiction?

What is historical fiction? While it's fiction that centers on past events, it's also so much more. Here's how to define it.

10 Heart-Racing Spy Books for Teens

With all the high stakes, dangerous secrets, and complicated conspiracies you could ever want, check out these great spy books for teens, including You Don’t Know My Name by Kristen Orlando.

Books to Help you Become a Better Digital Citizen

Whether you want to shape up your digital citizenship skills or introduce a child to basic concepts of digital safety, these books will help.

10 Indestructible Books for Babies

Find indestructible baby books that can stand up to bath time and spills, rips, tears, and teeth without worry.

What the Heck is a Book Index?

What's a book index and why does it matter? A look at indices, how they came to be, and the people who make them possible.