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The Three Day Quote Challenge (Condensed Version)

Anxious Mom has nominated me for the 3 Day Quote Challenge.  I am supposed to find quotes (hence the name of the challenge) and post one a day.  411 more words


On WildlyRead: Book Review: Lulu's Mysterious Mission by Judith Viorst (and a new release!)

Sometimes I have the opportunity to read books at work. It’s the most amazing thing, to not be actively managing a bookstore or department of a bookstore and yet still work in a bookstore. 83 more words


Book Review: Lulu's Mysterious Mission by Judith Viorst (and a new release!)

As a long-term fan of Judith Viorst (probably best known for her Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day series), I was excited to see her come out with something new for children with… 700 more words

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Words Do Matter—Just Ask Alexander

If you’ve ever been a child, had a child, or visited someone else’s child, you’ve probably heard of Alexander and his Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. 1,653 more words

Ramblings & Reverie

Quick Quotes #103

Strength is the capacity to break a chocolate bar into four pieces with your bare hands — and then eat just one of the pieces.  – Judith Viorst

In English- Please.


I read this poem at the Sophisticated Boom Boom last week.

The Pleasures of Ordinary Life

I’ve had my share of necessary losses,
Of dreams I know no longer can come true. 201 more words


The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

Author: Judith Viorst

Illustrator: Erik Blegvad

My rating: 3.5 of 5

Barney, the boy’s cat, just died, and the boy is very sad. His mom suggested that he think up ten good things about Barney to say at the funeral. 261 more words

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