Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers: The Things She's Seen by Ambelin Kwaymullina and Ezekiel Kwaymullina

Vocabulary Boost from Being Read to Aloud

"Kids whose parents read to them understand up to 1.4 million more words," Mental Floss reported.

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"For centuries, know-it-alls carried beautiful miniature almanacs wherever they went," Atlas Obscura noted.

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Merriam Webster looked up "7 words and phrases inspired by the theater."

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Quirk Books served up "beer in literature: a guide."

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Headline of the day (via the Guardian): "Polish priest apologizes for Harry Potter book burning."

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Brain Pickings showcased Arthur Rackham's "stunning 1926 Illustrations for The Tempest."