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Maybe we all have our blind spots-- even Atticus Finch.

My students and I finished reading Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird last week.

This is the eighteenth time I have taught this book. I can’t even fathom how many students have read it with me. 792 more words

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Happy Book Birthday to...Colleen Hoover!

It’s New Release Tuesday with one book birthday! Colleen Hoover has released her much awaited for Confess.

Click on the book cover to see it on Amazon.com… 157 more words

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Shakespeare Saved My Life, Laura Bates

I have a confession to make. As odd as this sounds, I have wanted to volunteer teach in a prison for quite some time. In college, a good friend of mine introduced me to his mother who was a librarian at a juvenile center. 538 more words

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❦ The Wolf Muses: Why I'm Grateful For "Twilight" ❦

Stephenie Meyer’s “Twilight” barged into my life several years ago. It had a lot of people screaming with joy or rage, fainting at the movies, bashing it mercilessly on their review blogs. 598 more words

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Happy Book Birthday to...Jennifer Probst & Kristen Proby!

It’s New Release Tuesday with two book birthdays! Chasing Me is the second book in Jennifer Probst’s Sex on the Beach series. Easy Love is the first book in Kristen Proby’s new Boudreaux series. 60 more words

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Happy Book Birthday to...Nicole Edwards!

It’s New Release Tuesday with one book birthday I have been counting down for! Nicole Edwards is releasing Sawyer, the 7th book in her Alluring Indulgence series, today! 43 more words

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review: 'The Great Gatsby' by F. Scott Fitzgerald

☆☆☆☆/5

Although it took me a ridiculous amount of time to get through this short book, and despite not loving it at the beginning, this still deserves 4 stars for me. 308 more words