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The Memory of Running

I really liked this book. This surprised me since I was really hesitant about actually picking it up, but something kept nudging me towards it. I’m going to have to check out some other work by Mr. 301 more words


Both liked & disliked Elin Hilderbrand's "The Matchmaker!"

I usually don’t write reviews of books I didn’t like but I will make an exception with Elin Hilderbrand’s The Matchmaker” because I liked more than I disliked. 502 more words


Go Do Love

I have been wanting to write a post about the book Love Does by Bob Goff for quite some time now. I actually read it this summer but I haven’t had the chance to post about it until now! 834 more words


Summer Reading: Dialectical Journal Extra Credit!


If you did not do well on the summer reading dialectical journals, or did NOT turn them in (left in your locker, forgot, etc), you have a chance to earn extra points!! 233 more words

Grade 9

{The Nest Home} Read your way to escape

One of my very favourite places when the weather warms up is in my very own backyard.

We are lucky to have a wonderful outdoor space that allows the sun to stream down on my legs (yes, mum I wear sunscreen) while I drink my cup of tea and listen to my children play. 91 more words

This Is Life

Building BGA Community with Recycled Art and Solar-Powered Lanterns

Guest post by Lucas Hall, Library Teacher at Boston Green Academy

Boston Green Academy celebrated Summer Reading on September 5th with an event called “Making Our Mark @ BGA.” During the summer, BGA students and staff read about people from six countries who have created electricity in innovative ways using local, recycled materials to harness solar and wind energy. 96 more words

BPS School Libraries

Review: The News: A User's Manual by Alain de Botton

With the development of technology, we are constantly being bombarded with streams and streams of information. However, how do we know what is fact and what is fiction? 330 more words