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Hector and Hummingbird

Frith, Nicholas John. Hector and Hummingbird, Scholastic Inc, 2015.

Hector the bear is good friends with Hummingbird. They do everything together – eating custard apples, back scratches on a tree, nice quiet naps in trees, and storytelling. 169 more words


The Wild Robot

Brown, Peter. The Wild Robot, Little, Brown and Company, 2016.

A hurricane on the ocean destroys a cargo ship transporting robots. Only one robot survives the storm, as her box floated to an unknown island. 332 more words


Review: My Beautiful Despair by Kim Kierkegaardashian

I have majorly fallen off my workout-eating plan! AND it’s summer. But to despair over sin is to sink deeper into it.

Before finding My Beautiful Despair, 

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Fire, Water, Earth, Grain - A Small, Big Wedding (Part 9)

I was really excited about our wedding invite, but knew it would be a challenge to come up with something both Sahaj and I liked. His aesthetic is modern and minimal, while mine is more traditional and ethnic. 400 more words

A Small, Big Wedding

Someone New shows students welcoming new friends

Someone New, by Anne Sibley O’Brien, (July 2018, Charlesbridge), $16.99, ISBN: 9781580898317

Recommended for readers 4+

I’m New Here (2015) explored immigration from the points of view of three young newcomers: Maria, Jin, and Fatima. 336 more words

Preschool Reads

Happy Pride! Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag

Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag, by Rob Sanders/Illustrated by Steven Salerno, (Apr. 2018, Random House), $17.99, ISBN: 9780399555312

Recommended for readers 5-8… 328 more words


"Where Willy Went?"

Where Willy Went (Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2005)

First off, know that this children’s book is on the Banned Books list. Why? Well Willy is a sperm that lives inside Mr. 124 more words