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Book Lists: Books That Deal with Bullying

I just wrote a review for Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina and I talked a bit about how books may help kids deal with their own issues so here is a list of books that deal with bullying in various ways. 110 more words

Annotated Bibliography

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Author Rating: A

When I indicate “read” in this instance, I actually mean listened to Librivox recordings. I am very surprised that I have never read anything by Burnett (1849-1924). 382 more words

Book Review

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Title: The Secret Garden
Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
Publisher: Children’s Classics
Publication date: 1911
Number of pages (my sample): 205
ISBN: 0517189607

Of course there must be magic in this world! 832 more words

Book Reviews

Indulging In Old Favorites

School has started, Labor Day is coming up, and Fall with its cooler temps and crisp air is right around the corner! For some of us, the end of Summer is something to be mourned, but for the rest of us, the end of Summer is a real celebration! 231 more words


Literature inspired by the Yorkshire moors

Earlier this week I listened to an Open Book programme on BBC Radio 4. It was an episode called Literary Landscapes: Ross Raisin and Yorkshire… 742 more words


Week 51: Come into the Garden, Maud. And Bring a Book

July seems to have whooshed by and the NorthernReader household has spent a pleasingly large amount of it outside in the garden. When we came here a little under two years ago, the garden was not much more than a large square of knee-high grass. 1,059 more words

A Confession

I have a secret I need to share, and here it is… I love the Princess Diaries. Yupp, you read right. I, Tai Rachel, love the Princess Diaries, and before you stop reading this because you’re already judging me, allow me to tell you why. 837 more words

The Ramblings Of Tai The Fish