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Oak Hill Academy Homeroom Devotion Today - a message of endurance

One of my favorite aspects of the school day here at Oak Hill Academy is that we start every day in homeroom chapel with a positive, encouraging and sometimes, challenging message.  471 more words

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Review: Ms. Rapscott’s Girls by Elise Primavera

Ms. Rapscott’s Girls by Elise Primavera (InfoSoup)

Ms. Rapscott runs a board school for girls that is all about adventure, courage and birthday cake, with candles. 338 more words

Book Reviews

Former Devon headmaster jailed for abuse, Charity steps up removal of child sex abuse images

“The UK-based Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) said it assisted in the removal of 31,266 pages last year, compared with 13,182 in 2013.”

Former Devon headmaster and organist jailed for “cruel and shocking” abuse regime on vulnerable school boys… 545 more words

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Spud by John van de Ruit

This is a hilarious novel set in South Africa in 1990. The book spans the time when the apartheid crumbles and Nelson Mandela is released from prison, but surprisingly it isn’t some book about foreign politics. 298 more words


Read: March Books Roundup

March didn’t leave a lot of time for reading. By the time I was getting home at night I fired up the Netflix and gorged myself on Parenthood. 364 more words


Crane Mansions: A Novel About the Redeeming Power of Cake by Gert Loveday

After reading about the hilarious doings at a writer’s workshop in Gert Loveday’s Writing is Easy, I decided to read Crane Mansions even though  1,171 more words


Zipi y Zape y el club de la canica

Family adventure based on comic
Year: 2013
Year in film: 1960s ?
Country: Spain
Who in bedroom: boys ~12… 146 more words