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Book #21: Ogres Don't Hunt Easter Eggs by Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thornton Jones

(Excuse the photo quality–I’m out of town and had to make do!)

Ages: 8-12  Pages: 63  Genre: Fantasy

I’ve been waiting quite some time to choose a book from  245 more words

Library Visit!

With such an incredible array of children’s literature available, picking just two to focus on is a near impossible job! But unfortunately this weeks assignment was to do just that. 178 more words

Extreme Reading

Extreme Reading is an increasingly popular technique, more of a gimmick really, for trying to encourage children to read in schools.

Our Year Four children took part in an extreme reading challenge at the beginning of the academic year. 358 more words

Children's Literacy

Book #20: The Chameleon Wore Chartreuse by Bruce Hale

Ages: 8-12  Pages: 97  Genre:  Detective/Anthropomorphism

If the promise of a good, middle school detective drama sounds like a good time, then this book is for you. 164 more words

Book #19: The Spiderwick Chronicles: The Field Guide by Tony DiTerlezzi

Ages: 8-12   Pages: 144   Genre: Fantasy

If you delight in the idea of millions of fairies and other sprites roaming amongst our world, this book is definitely for you. 200 more words