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Interview with the Author of My Sister, the Traitor


What’s new in this second book of the Max Williams Adventure Series?

Oh, there’s tons of new stuff. For one thing, Max has changed a little. 1,447 more words


homeschool convention time

A highlight of myhomeschooling year was always the FPEA Convention in Orlando, Florida. It was a weekend of books and more books, friends old and new, a great hotel, and eating out. 407 more words

Children's Books

The Adventures of Pearley Monroe--a Review by Nancy Ellen Hird

The Adventures of Pearley Monroe by Marci Seither (Sawmill Press, 2013) is a fun but also informative novel for upper elementary school kids. Pearley Monroe, who is about twelve years old, is an African-American boy living in California in the latter half of the 19th century. 428 more words

Book Reviews

Few novels have affected me the way Eric Gansworth’s book, If I Ever Get Out of Here did. Gansworth’s insider knowledge of the way a bullied outsider feels makes reading this novel feel like witnessing a horrible crime without any way of stopping it. 234 more words

40+ Best books for boys in their pre-tween, tween and teenage years

Let me start by saying that my now-teenage boys are not avid bookworms. They’re decent readers, but they don’t just hunker down with a book whenever they’re bored. 72 more words