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Tour the World -- Destination: Australia, New Zealand, and Micronesia

Welcome to Australia, the first stop on our world tour! With side trips to New Zealand and Micronesia for good measure.

There are gobs of cute stories out there featuring koalas, wombats and the like which often… 1,987 more words

Fiction

Raising Mindful Petites

As a former teacher, I spent a lot of time with petites of all ages, from kindergarten to seniors in high school.  Over the years it became clear that an entire generation of kids has been swept up into a fast paced, shorter attention span and instant gratification, screen filled world.   562 more words

Reading & Books

Review: Boom!, by Mark Haddon

“Spudvetch!”

A Review of “Boom!” by Mark Haddon

A science fiction story about two boys who discover two of their teachers are aliens and proceed to save the world from becoming obliterated. 465 more words

Science Fiction

Jorie and the Magic Stones- Review

Imagine a world where dragons fly, mysterious cats can talk, and beauty lives in abundance. But something sinister is waiting…

Jorie and the Magic Stones… 466 more words

Book Reviews

General Storytime 11/9/16

By Awnali Mills

Last week’s storytime had no theme.  This was the result of a total goof on my part.  I had a dinosaur theme all planned, prepared, organized, and on my cart.  459 more words

Story Time

Tales of Adventure & Reading!

The Storybook Knight by Helen & Thomas Docherty by Sourcebooks Jabberwocky (September, 2016) is a book that I have read almost every single night since it showed up on our front porch a few weeks ago.   472 more words

Reading & Books