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1. Shrek!

2. Steig, W. (1990). Shrek! New York: Farrer, Straus, Giroux.

3. An ugly ogre who leaves home and finds a witch that tells him he is going to find and marry a princess. 76 more words

William Steig

I Feel Better With a Frog in my Throat: History's Strangest Cures - Carlyn Beccia

My parents, niece Z and I were discussing historic cures for illnesses the other night.  Odd topic for after dinner conversation but we are all avid readers and my niece got excited and ran up the stairs to her room.   376 more words

Sharing Books with Distant Grandchildren

I’m writing this blog for my “peeps.”  You know who you are.  You’re the ones who wore a real Davy Crockett coonskin cap and owned an original Whammo Hula Hoop.  1,076 more words

Lois Rubin Gross

Welcome to the Zoo by Alison Jay

We have had hours of book-sharing fun with this book without words. Following a family as they visit a zoo, each page is a treasure trove of sublime and ridiculous detail. 182 more words


You're Invited... q&a on SCHOOL VISIT with Tracey M. Cox

Good day everyone.

I am hosting a Q&A on Google+Hangouts on Air tomorrow night and you are officially invited!

This is the first of many sessions I am planning. 169 more words



Meet the Velociraptor: Fun Facts and Cool Pictures

Written by Julian Hawking

The author sets out to set straight the facts about velociraptors made famous in the Jurassic Park movie, which are in many ways misleading. 309 more words

Book Reviews

Overcome your limiting belief

A limiting belief is something that gets in the way of what you want to achieve, in this case , your writing. This ‘thing’ can take many forms. 680 more words

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