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The Proposal

So I just sent off my proposal for NCTE 15.  I mean, who doesn’t want to be in Minneapolis in November!? It’s hard thinking about where I might be professionally 11 months from now and what might be relevant for other educators at that time.  525 more words

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‘People say it’s better to know the truth, but what if the ending’s a bad one? Is it still better to know? Or is it kinder to keep that string of hope dangling?

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A Handful of Stars Book Vine

I feel incredibly fortunate to have been able to read Cynthia Lord’s upcoming book A Handful of Stars this weekend. Due out in May from… 801 more words

RULES By: Cynthia Lord *SPOILERS*

Hey staircase-climbers!! It’s Julia.

So I read this book called Rules by Cynthia Lord. Yes, it is a children’s book, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t a tear-jerker! 352 more words

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