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Sunday Mise en Place (Nov. 28 to Dec. 4, '016)

It is that time of the week again for the Sunday Mise en Place. The Green Onion Blog weekly wrap-up and look ahead where we get everything in place. 358 more words


Diverse Children's Books Link-up: Favorite Holiday Books

Our theme for this month’s Favorite Holiday Books. (Please feel free to share any holiday resources, not just winter holidays.) The theme is only a suggestion. 488 more words


The Very Cranky Bear by Nick Bland

For todays children’s book review, I thought I would review a story that has a prominent place in our home. The Very Cranky Bear. Over the last few years no book on our shelves has gathered as much attention. 655 more words


Review of Click Here to Start by Denis Markell

Click Here to Start by Denis Markell

What if playing video games was prepping you to solve an incredible real-world puzzle and locate a priceless treasure? 262 more words



Breathlessly paced, carefully plotted, and packed with more wit and humor than should possibly fit in a book of its size, HORTEN’S MIRACULOUS MECHANISMS is a gem. 268 more words


“So you’re a reader,” My mom sighs, as if somehow this elevates Isabel to yet another realm of perfection.

—Click Here to Start by Denis Markell

Christmas Inspiration and the Book Trust Advent Calendar

Are you looking for some great Christmas reads this year?  Well, you could follow the Twitter hashtag #bookelves16 or take a look at my festive purchases so far (a more in-depth blog post to follow): 71 more words