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Seven Thousand Miles

As a child of the eighties and nineties, my life consisted of the following:

  • A warm breakfast before school, preferably sausage and pancakes with a mountain of syrup.
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fiction favorites...the fabulous curtain-opener to a new trilogy

Forest of Wonders (Wing & Claw Book 1), by Linda Sue Park, illustrated by James Madsen
published in 2016 by HarperCollins

Raffa, age 12, is the son of two apothecaries who liveĀ in a quiet settlement near the mysterious Forest of Wonders. 504 more words


Africa Booklist


1.Nelson Mandela: South African Revolutionary, Beatrice Gormley

“Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what it takes to change the world in this comprehensive biography that tells the complete life story of internationally renowned peacemaker Nelson Mandela. 1,501 more words

Book Lists

Bookcation 2016 #12: Wing & Claw: Forest of Wonders

Linda Sue Park has been around for ages. In fact, many of my students had read her books long before even I did. I was introduced to her because I loved… 163 more words


Book Challenges: Reading Progress and Recommendation

I picked this up, first because of the cover, but the synopsis drew me in right away. This is the first book in a middle grade series Wing & Claw: Forest of Wonders by Linda Sue Park @LindaSuePark. 161 more words


March 2: WWW Wednesday

It’s hump day! And that means it’s only the middle of the week *sigh* Today’s blog meme is WWW Wednesday which is hosted by Sam on… 221 more words

Book Review


Xander planned a panda party. Yes, a dandy whoop-de-do!

But Xander was the only panda. Just one panda at the zoo.

What should Xander do? 292 more words