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five paws up for paddington bear's apple tart

The furry helpers in the Alphabet Soup kitchen are just counting down the days till the new Paddington movie premieres in the U.S. on Christmas Day, which just happens to be Paddington’s winter birthday (he also celebrates June 25). 1,030 more words

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Found by Salina Yoon

My review at Good Reads with Ronna, where you can find the latest and greatest in children’s literature.

Salina Yoon has created a wonderful story with  249 more words

Book Reviews

day 292/october 19, 2014

Time for more costumes! This time, we’re telling the story of The Lonely Phonebooth, which sends a message about too much cell phone usage and building community. 25 more words

Podcast links for the Fall 2014 classes

If you would like to listen to podcasts for the Fall 2014 classes, follow these links:

Please note: Because of technical difficulties, the first few classes for LTWL 124 were not recorded. 7 more words

Where Are All the Dads?

I’m an elementary teacher, an aspiring writer, and a dad. I read like crazy, both for my job and personal interest, and I write with whatever free time I can scrape together.   230 more words


Endings Can Be Beginnings: Counting by 7s (2013) by Holly Goldberg Sloan

Counting by 7’s by Holly Goldberg Sloan (2013)

Suggested age range: 9 and up (Dial, 380 pages)

Rating: 5/5 stars

Source: Library

Genre: Contemporary Realism… 495 more words