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Back to School Angst

Do you remember your very first day of school?

The bus forgot to pick me up on my first day of kindergarten in the Baldwin-Woodville school district, and my mom had to drive me to school.   1,106 more words

Primary (K-2)

Book review: Edgar's Second Word, by Audrey Vernick.

Vernick, Audrey. “Edgar’s Second Word.” Illustrated by Priscilla Burris. Clarion Books. 2014. $16.99. ISBN 9780547684628. Unp. Ages pre-school.P7/q7.

This story will be perfect book for older siblings of babies who are learning to talk. 89 more words

Book Reviews

She Loved Baseball: The Effa Manley Story By Audrey Vernick

She Loved Baseball: The Effa Manley Story
Audrey Vernick
HarperCollins (2010)
ISBN 9780061349201
Reviewed by Zoey Crane (age 6) and her Nana for Reader Views (09/10) 251 more words

Book Review

Is Your Buffalo Ready for Kindergarten? By Audrey Vernick

Is Your Buffalo Ready for Kindergarten?
Audrey Vernick
Balzar + Bray (2010)
ISBN 9780061762758
Reviewed by Cayden Aures (age 5 ½) and Mom for Reader Views (04/10) 166 more words

Book Review

A Few Baseball Books: Spring Training Edition

With the 2014 baseball season rapidly approaching, I’m a little behind on posting my annual assortment of baseball books. Here are four picture books, one middle-grade novel, and six nonfiction works that baseball fans might enjoy. 1,441 more words

Four Short Book Reviews

Screaming at the Ump by Audrey Vernick

This middle-grade novel’s narrator is sixth-grader Casey Snowden, a baseball-writer-wannabe whose father and grandfather run the third best (out of three) umpiring schools in America. 509 more words

Bogart and Vinnie: A Completely Made-up Story of True Friendship by Audrey Vernick, illustrated by Henry Cole

Did you know that in 2011, the United Nations designated July 30 as International Friendship Day?  If not, no worries–you can celebrate friendship any day of the year with Audrey Vernick’s newly-released picture book… 785 more words

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