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Help Comes in All Sizes

Welcome to our newest reviewer, Abigail Constance Richter, a New York third grader excited to share great new children’s books with you. This first review was inspired by the brave and selfless hurricane relief efforts in Texas and Florida, reminding us that anyone can lend a helping hand. 92 more words

Book Reviews

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble - William Steig

Be careful what you wish for.

How often have we heard this admonishment? It’s common in many fairy tales, and sometimes the path of wishes ends happily, such as with Disney’s version of Aladdin, and sometimes wishes can very wrong. 356 more words

Kids Books

Thoughts on America's Racial Discrimination

I knew racial discrimination was a far more complicated problem in America than it is back home, but today I have been frozen by the repercussions of discrimination over here. 112 more words

Blogging

STEADY ride to Hogshaw – Sunday 20th August

Tim is leading this ride and writes:

Start: 9.30am, Sunday 20th August
Meeting point: East Hunsbury Library, Overslade Close, NN4 0RZ
Distance: 63 miles
Anticipated Speed: 13-14mph… 244 more words

Cycling

Finding Winnie ~ The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear

In 1914, Harry Colebourn, a veterinarian on his way to tend horses in World War I, followed his heart and rescued a baby bear. He named her Winnie, after his hometown of Winnipeg, and he took the bear to war. 81 more words

.5 AR Point

REVIEW: AFTER THE FALL

After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) Hardcover – October 3, 2017

by Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat and New York Times–bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator Dan Santat (Author, Illustrator) 119 more words

Books

Top 10 Caldecott Medal Books

The Caldecott Medal is awarded every year by the Association for Library Service to Children to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children ( 113 more words

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