Ken Sanders Rare Books adds children’s reading room space at The Leonardo

After decades working in the book business in Utah — first with counterculture icon Cosmic Airplane, and now with his rare book Rare Books by Ken Sanders — Ken Sanders said he had never before had a children’s reading space in one of his stores. So far, that is. As he is in the process … Read more

It is not easy to tell children about death. But the stories we spin can help light up the darkness

When we think about how we are remembered after death, it may seem that simple words and basic descriptions don’t do us justice. But for terminally ill parents who are on their deathbed, sometimes clear language is best. “My father was an artist. He painted the world he saw. People loved his drawings.” Otherwise, how … Read more

A retired teacher in the middle of the North Coast provides books and helps establish new educational practices in Bhutan

Bhutanese Barb Roberts was first captured by Bhutan in 2015 while traveling through the small country in the eastern hills of the Himalayas. At the end of her tour, one of the guides made a comment that struck a chord. “He said, ‘We really like it when the tourists come back and do some volunteer … Read more