Set on the idyllic campus of a women's college in the mountains of Virginia, Small Blessings is a charming first novel with characters who are both sympathetic but also deeply wounded by life's arbitrary injustices. Woodroof has written a poignant story about the lives of lovely, imperfect people and their difficult choices. -Sarah
Susie Wilde, popular N&O columnist on children's books, presents her Wilde Awards Live! Find out her picks for the best in children's and teen books for the year. Author and designer Pam Pease also joins us with her wonderful interactive books for children ages 10+, including Architecture for Kids. This is part of our View From Tuesday sessions, open to all but of special interest to teachers and media specialists.