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History Book Review: When Marian Sang by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Instead of trying to tell the main character’s whole life story, this engaging picture book focuses on Marian Anderson’s singing. Readers follow Marian’s development from a young girl singing in her church to a professional performer. 529 more words

American History

The Roosevelts and the House of Orange

By Paul Sparrow, Library Director

The relationship between the Roosevelt family and the Dutch royal family, known as the House of Orange, is both charming and historically significant. 1,134 more words


Match in the dark

if you are

Obsessed with light

Then the darkness will stalk you

Apex predator night

Until you

Strike the first match

Chemical explosion

So small you might discount it



Book Spotlight: Loving Eleanor by Susan Wittig Albert

Loving Eleanor
By Susan Wittig Albert

Publication Date: February 1, 2016
Persevero Press; Thorndike (Large Print)
Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, Large Print

Genre: Historical Fiction/Biographical Fiction… 1,250 more words

Historcial Fiction

Battle For Sevastopol

Director: Sergey Mokritskiy
Starring: Yuliya Peresild, Evgeniy Tsyganov & Joan Blackham
Synopsis: A woman who changed the course of history.
Rating: 15 Duration: 122 minutes Release date: 16 May (UK) 478 more words

Film Review


“Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt…

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