Articles by: Katherine Monasterio

MIDDLE GRADE BOOKS

Middle Grade Books for Your Upcoming D.C. Trip

Middle Grade Books for Your Upcoming D.C. Trip

Planning an upcoming family road trip to D.C.? What about a class field trip with dozens of middle schoolers? With its free museums and wealth of historic sites, Washington, D.C., is a great place to immerse kids in U.S. history. […]

by × June 18, 2014 ×

THE CITY OF LIGHTS

5 Books to Read Before Your Trip to Paris

5 Books to Read Before Your Trip to Paris

For even the most casual historians, artists, and cooks, Paris looms large in the imagination as a complete sensory experience, where fashionably modern residents live and work alongside centuries of storied history. Before you go, treat yourself to some of […]

by × June 13, 2014 ×

SHAKESPEARE

Quiz: Are You Rosencrantz or Guildenstern?

Quiz: Are You Rosencrantz or Guildenstern?

Are you always a courtier and never a Hamlet? Are you destined to play the fool, submitting ignorantly to your own destiny before being hung by pirates? We can’t all be heroes, and not all fools are alike! In honor […]

by × April 23, 2014 ×