When I found this book available for review, I hoped that this might be a book about the flora and fauna of New Zealand, a place that has long fascinated me. 113 more words
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Despite cultural, ethnic, or religious differences, I think it can be stated that most children love to sing. Whether it be the alphabet song, songs that they hear during a favorite TV show, or songs learned from family members, more often than not, you can likely catch a child in song at any given moment of the day. 205 more words
Special Collections has recently acquired an eye-popping addition to our Whaling Collection: Das Jagen, Fangen, Zähmen und Abrichten der Thiere, a 19th century German children’s book about hunting animals. 250 more words
Verdict: Beautifully constructed mystery that deserves (and received) the 2015 Costa Book Award.
It’s been a while since I posted a book review and I’m glad I can kick-start my posts with this novel. 601 more words