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Judy Blume's 'Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret' To Become A Movie
The beloved children's classic about first periods, puppy love and a preteen's search for God is coming to the big screen, Deadline reported.
Photo by Garrett Burns and the National Coalition Against Censorship
Why Judy Blume Matters
, Guest Writer
The author's books were the spark of a movement in my evolution as an artist that took me away from shame and toward confession.
A Little Life: A Big impact
Rachel Braun Scherl
Entrepreneur, VAGIPRENEUR™, mom, wife, friend, pop culture addict
And now, I can't stop crying (apologies to my children who are embarrassed at my bawling in the airport). Full disclosure
The BFG: An Enchanting Tale of Magnificent Friendship
Off the Shelf
Read. Recommend. Repeat.
When I read this description of the mechanics of dreams, I felt that shiver that comes when something resonates as immediately
If You Think Jeff Kinney Builds Monuments To Himself, You Clearly Don't Know Jeff Kinney
New York Times best selling author Michael Levin writes freque...
Okay, class. Let's start with a pop quiz. Ready?
Writer-Director Bruce Mason Reflects on Life, Death, and Moonwalking in His New Feature,
Award-Winning Writer, Filmmaker
A fun find this Halloween week is
, the new film which finds co-leads Kevin Pollak and Illeana Douglas in fine and frolicsome form.
CULTURE & ARTS
13 Children's Book Authors Who Would Have Written Beautiful Fiction For Adults Too
Maurice Sendak’s approach to writing kid’s books –- to always incorporate both the stormy and sunny sides of life, and not
What Judy Blume Taught Me About Writing
Artist | Writer | Photographer | Content Creator + Strategist
Thanks to Judy Blume for her words of wisdom (and wit) about writing that she shared with me.
Harper Lee, Judy Blume, EL James and 22 Books to Read for Summer 2015
Former Miss USA and Editor of WellTheresThis.com
Books we read are a telling of who we are. This summer, several noted authors have released new books sure to redefine and influence our thoughts, world views and opinions.
19 Women On The Best Thing About Their Boobs
2. "I like that mine are small so I can get away with low cut tops! #NoCleavage" 4. "They catch crumbs." 5. "Working out
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Neil Gaiman, Amanda F**king Palmer & Judy Blume Take to Red Carpet for Free Speech
Contributing Editor for School Library Journal is also the Dir...
The National Coalition Against Censorship celebrated its 40th Anniversary of free speech advocacy at a gala event on November 3 in New York City.
11 Controversial Books That We Totally Read Anyway
It's a sad truth, but some of our favorite books continue to be challenged and banned worldwide. While we think that it's
Growing Up With Judy Blume: A Retrospective
Let's revisit the eight most important Judy Blume books of all time and remember why we loved them, what they taught us, and -- most importantly -- that legendary moment that made us cringe every single time.
Author Emily Liebert's New Novel -- Cover Reveal
TV host, personality, Luxury Goods & 20th Century Design Expert
My latest guilty pleasure was a book titled
You Knew Me When
by Emily Liebert. I immediately empathized with the challenges her characters were experiencing as they were not too different than those I had experienced in my younger years.
These Philanthropic Celebrities Know How To Give Back
Chuck Norris -- KickStart Kids Famous for his action-packed roles in films and television shows such as "The Expendables
'The Book Of Jezebel' Gives You All The Info You Need, From A-Z
dude Slang term for a person. Often associated with Californian surfers, stoners, and fraternity brothers, dude has yet to
Heartwarming Life Lessons From Judy Blume
You have time: Summer Sisters Don't let fear hold you back: Tiger Eyes Be present: Summer Sisters Ever felt extremely frustrated
What These 21 Amazing Women Were Doing Around Age 25
After earning her Master of Arts degree from Cornell in 1955 at age 24, the Song Of Solomon author taught English for two
Sam Lipsyte Talks Fiction, Kids, Kids in Fiction and More on The Interview Show
Host, 'The Interview Show'; Syndicated humor columnist
Fiction writer Sam Lipsyte stopped by
The Interview Show
to talk his new short-story collection,
The Fun Parts
, writing about kids, growing up the son of a sportswriter and more.
Inspired by Makers
Latina, traveler, and lover of all things New York
These stories are not about women who took no for an answer; they're about women who had dreams, who found a passion for something and went with it.
Judy Blume: 'There Are A Lot Of Sexual Expectations Today'
A month ago, we learned from a Reddit AMA that Blume based her infamous character Margaret from "Are You There God? It's
Lunch Date Dilemma: Little Black Book of Scientists or Little Colorful Book of Sci-lit?
Director, Centre for Urban Design and Mental Health
Is science literature an essential tool for democratizing research, or is it a relic of a pre-internet age?
Judy Blume AMA: Author Reveals Who She Looks Up To, Early Views On Sex, In Reddit Q&A
The character of Margaret from "Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret" is based on herself... Her readers' loyalty is the
'Perks Of Being A Wallflower' Glen Ellyn Book Ban Busted By Judy Blume's Intervention
The Glen Ellyn District 41 school board voted in a nearly unanimous vote Monday evening to reinstate the Stephen Chbosky
Judy Blume's Parenting Advice For A Dad-To-Be (VIDEO)
"My only advice is to enjoy your baby ... all the time he's growing up. And talk to him," Blume told Sacks, who is expecting
Judy Blume On The Death Of Her 'Go For It' Father
Beloved young adult and children's book author Judy Blume remembers a father who always encouraged her to "live, live, live
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