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john steinbeck's of "mice and men" is a masterful story that illustrates the great depression's impact

20 Must-Have Classic Children's Books — and When to Introduce Them

Cooked by Michael Pollan: LOVE this book. A fascinating investigation of cooking: by fire, with water, baking and fermentation. (Note that it's a book about cooking, not a cookbook.)

A great collection of books for smart, confident, and courageous girls

Favorite Coffee Table Books: Country (Jasper Conran)

Strong female characters, zero princesses! A great reading list for girls aged 3-12.

Watch Elizabeth Mitchell and You Are My Flower perform "Sleep Eye" from their GRAMMY-nominated album "Little Seed." To purchase the album, visit .

"Selections from Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass" - The University Players - Whitman's classic work began with just 12 poems in 1855; the final edition of 1891 contains 400! Hear the University Players give dramatic readings of some of the most famous American poems.

"An Anthology of African American Poetry for Young People" - Arna Bontemps - Poems by Sterling Brown, Langston Hughes, and Claude McKay highlight this compilation chosen for their ability to engage and entertain children.

Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives (book from Timber Press)