A Year of Reading
Two PUBLIC SCHOOL teachers who read. A lot.
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Saturday, January 20, 2018
Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World by Susan Hood
I love Susan Hood and am a huge fan of her book Ada's Violin . When I heard about the book Shaking Things Up and noticed that S...
Friday, January 19, 2018
Poetry Friday -- Sorrow and Joy
After 25 years of business, our favorite local independent (secondhand and antiquarian) bookstore, Acorn Bookshop , is succumbing to the...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Ban This Book
Ban This Book by Alan Gratz Starscape, 2017 "...for all the amazing things books can do, they can't make you into a bad per...
Monday, January 15, 2018
It's Monday! What Are You Reading?
One of my 2019 goals is to balance my reading life a bit. This week felt balance and I read some great books. Thanks to Jen and Kellee f...
Friday, January 12, 2018
Poetry Friday -- Love
Unsplash photo by Myur Gala LOVE IS A PLACE by e.e. cummings love is a place & through this place of love move (with bri...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Be A King
Be A King: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream and You by Carole Boston Weatherford illustrated by James E. Ransome Bloomsbury, 20...
Monday, January 08, 2018
Fairy Tales and Princesses
I read two great books this week. There are several fairy tale readers in our class this year and I think there are probably lots of fair...
Friday, January 05, 2018
Poetry Friday -- #optimism
I dwell in Possibility – (466) by Emily Dickinson I dwell in Possibility – A fairer House than Prose – More numerous of Wi...
Tuesday, January 02, 2018
2017 Recommendations from Some Amazing People
I love getting book recommendations from people and I have learned that for me as a reader and learner, I am lucky to have so many people w...
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