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Holmes Elementary wins the GOLDEN TICKET

 20th June 2014:  Holmes Elementary is Winner of  the GOLDEN TICKET.  Penguin Young Readers Group & First Book celebrates the 50th anniversary of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory… 82 more words

First Book

Read all about it: Edinburgh trio shortlisted for children's book awards

Scottish Book Trust is delighted to announce today that Edinburgh-based authors Alexander McCall Smith, Gill Arbuthnot and William Sutcliffe have been shortlisted for this year’s  1,261 more words

North Edinburgh News

A Tuesday Ten: A Roster of Redheads

Characters with red hair seem to be popular throughout fiction in general.  So I thought this Tuesday I’d take a look at redheads in science fiction and fantasy.   969 more words

General Posts


Kids books. I’m not that into them. I don’t have kids, and I am thirty-eight. I’m not going to have kids. I have no reason to be into kids books. 61 more words





This 1959 A (1st.) is in excellent shape. There is a name neatly written in the nameplate. There are no other writings or markings, torn or loose pages & the binding & spine are in excellent condition.


Best Children's Books for Worried Kindergartners

Happy Fall! It still feels like summer but adults are out buying school supplies, clothes, and maybe some new shoes for kids about to start school. 192 more words

Book Review

Books for Children in Chuuk, Micronesia

A post was shared in a book group on Facebook that I belong to, that I would like to share with you:

“Hello lovely people. I’m about to beg, please don’t change the channel. 243 more words