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Perfect Picture Book Friday Looks at Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

We’ve all had a day when life dominos upon us–a day that maybe starts with the garbage disposal making a funny, clanking, crunching (expensive) sound. The repairman comes and extracts a plastic bottle cap which has bounced in unseen. 487 more words

Leslie Leibhardt Goodman

Those Who Hope

Today’s scripture comes to us from Isaiah 40:21-31, but I’m only going to read the last 4 verses to make my point today. But before I do, I want to share with you one of my favorite books, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst. 341 more words

Children's Messages

Alexander, Who’s Not (Do you hear me? I mean it!) Going to Move

Written by Judith Viorst, Illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser (in the style of Ray Cruz) Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1995

They can’t make me pack my baseball mitt or my I LOVE DINOSAURS sweatshirt or my cowboy boots.

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Other Books

Ever have one of these days?

Have you ever read the book “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” by Judith Viorst?  Well, if you have then you will understand what kind of day my mom was having. 183 more words


Happiness (Reconsidered)

Is a clean bill of health from the doctor,
And the kids shouldn’t move back home for
more than a year,
And not being audited, overdrawn, in Wilkes-Barre, 175 more words

Writing And Prompts

George Harrison & Judith Viorst in London

Can you believe my last post only recounted the events of our first two days in London? Sometimes it still baffles me the number of things we got to experience there. 1,125 more words