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Gene Luen Yang & Mike Holmes--Secret Coders: Paths and Portals (2016)


Sandro Perri, plays jazzy music and sings in a gentle falsetto. I really enjoyed his album Impossible Spaces… 1,075 more words

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Helping preschool kids appreciate the biodiversity at their doorstep - a mini-library to connect to nature

For people to want to change something, they’ve got to care. And to care, they have to understand. And what better time to start raising that understanding than when they are kids? 549 more words

Children's Books

Coming Up for Air Again

Alright, so I got swallowed by the big black hole that is university again.  There’s no denying it and this time I make no promises that I’ll get back to posting with any kind of regularity over the coming months.  125 more words

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Children's Book Sunday: Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens and Peter and Wendy by J.M. Barrie

As you probably know, I love classics and I love children’s books, so Peter Pan should be right up my alley, right? I was really excited to read this one, but did it live up to my expectations? 421 more words


Book Review: The Loneliness of Distant Beings by Kate Ling

Are you familiar with the tweets of @BroodingYAHero? (if no, go check them out, they’re hilarious). Well, this author clearly is, and has used every single one of them to create a ‘plot’. 854 more words


Picture Book Review: The Awkward Owl

The Awkward Owl by Shawnda Blake

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Adorable children’s book with lovely pictures, about an awkward owl who doesn’t have the confidence to fly well until a little girl shows some love and believes in him! 31 more words