Something Completely Different:
posted by Amy
After you inform yourself about political matters, you may find yourself faced with a second-grader who needs to read independently for 30 minutes a day and is complaining that none of the 10,000 volumes in your house are books she'd EVER read.
Don't despair. I may not be able to rig the presidential election, but I can at least give you the link to The Horn Book's awesome newsletter about children's books. Go on, click the link--it'll make you feel better.