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Esperanza Rising

Bibliographic Information:

Ryan, Pam Muñoz (2000). Esperanza rising. New York: Scholastic Press.

Plot Description: Esperanza is a wealthy young girl whose family owns El Rancho de las Rosas in Mexico. 838 more words

English

Oden, the Demi-god

Demi-god: I realize that such a moniker as this is impossible to live up to, and Grampa would have laughed at the very notion of being compared to Oden, king of the Norse gods, but in our household, that’s what he was. 875 more words

Bowl of Cherries

“Life is just a bowl of cherries.

Don’t take it serious; it’s too mysterious.

You work, you save, you worry so,

But you can’t take your dough when you go, go go!” 1,390 more words

RALPLH MOODY'S "LITTLE BRITCHES" [OR "THE WILD COUNTRY"]

BLOG #44, SERIES #5
WEDNESDAYS WITH DR. JOE
DR. JOE’S BOOK OF THE MONTH CLUB #35

RALPH MOODY’S LITTLE BRITCHES

October 29, 2014

If you’ve been searching for a wonderful true book to read aloud to your children and teenagers during your daily story hour, search no longer: This is your book. 739 more words

The Mystery of Money: Understanding the Modern Financial World

Harlan Green “Unpacks” the Money Metaphor–Book Review by Mark Whitehurst / CASA MAGAZINE

Yelling “Show me the money!” usually only works in the movies, but Harlan Green’s down to earth book, The Mystery of Money: Understanding the Modern Financial World, recently published by Publishing by the Seas, Inc., opens new doors into how the realm of money really works. 297 more words

Consumers

The Golden Age of Childhood

One day when my fifties-age daughter said something about my having been born in Fargo, I was flabbergasted. Where did you get the idea I was born in Fargo?” I asked. 355 more words

U.S. On The Brink: Near-Depression Levels Losses In Wealth Expected

The U.S. is on the brink of witnessing some of the largest economic losses in net wealth since the Great Depression. The US Wealth To Income index (reported in… 781 more words

Data Science