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Days 3 and 4,

Task for Day 3: Follow five new topics in the Reader and five new blogs.

Task for Day 4: Publish a post you’d like your ideal audience member to read, and include a new-to-you element in it. 532 more words

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Book review: Hello, Moon!, by Francesca Simon and Ben Cort

Simon, Francesca, and Ben Cort. Moon! Scholastic Press, 2013. unp. $16.99 IsBN:978-0-545-64795-3 Gr. 2+. P7Q7

A young boy sitting on his bed gazes out the window, at night and asks the moon if they can talk because he gets lonely at times. 68 more words

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Book review: Kid Sheriff and the Terrible Toads, by Bob Shea and Lane Smith

Shea, Bob. Kid Sheriff and the Terrible Toads. Illustrations by Lane Smith. Roaring Book Press, 2014. unp. $17.99 ISBN:978-1-59643-975-7 Gr. 2+. P8Q9

I had to laugh and laugh again at the antics of a young boy, Sheriff Ryan, as he comes to the aid of a city that has had a string of crimes. 108 more words

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Book review: Can I Come Too?, by Brian Patten and Nicola Bayley

Patten, Brian and Nicola Bayley. Can I come too? Peachtree, 2013. unp. $16.95 ISBN:978-1-56145-796-0 Gr. 2+. P8Q9

This beautifully illustrated book done in colored pencil on cartridge paper will appeal to all who read it. 85 more words

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Book review: Hunters of the Great Forest, by Dennis Nolan

Nolan, Dennis. Hunters of the Great Forest. “A Neal Porter book.” Roaring Brook Press, 2014. unp. $17.99  ISBN:978-1-59643-896-5 Gr. all. P8Q10

This wordless story has seven very very small hunters on an adventure going out beyond the boundaries of their city into the countryside. 89 more words

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Book review: Little Elliot Big City, by Mike Curato

Curato, Mike. Little Elliot Big City. Henry Holt and Company, 2014. unp. $16.99 ISBN:978-0-8050-9825-9 Gr. 2+. P8Q9

A small polka dot elephant, Elliot finds life to be rather hard out in the city. 92 more words

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