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What About Prejudice?

(photo from https://www.amazon.co.uk/Smoky-Night-Eve-Bunting/dp/0152018840)

When my husband preached on Matthew 15: 21-28 from the New Testament of the Bible this last Sunday morning on the desperate Canaanite mother with her demonized daughter, he made a comment that grabbed my attention. 141 more words


Smoky Night by Eve Bunting, illustrated by David Diaz

Rating: ★★★★

Genre: Children’s lit

Medium: Hardcover

Synopsis: Smoke came into the apartment complex one night, and everybody escapes and hopes that their homes will still be there in the morning.  87 more words

The Gospel Cinderella by Joyce Carol Thomas, illustrated by David Diaz

Rating: ★★★★

Genre: Children’s lit, retelling

Medium: Hardback

Synopsis: This Cinderella can sing.  What happens when the queen needs somebody to lead her choir?

Review:  112 more words