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About Reading: Don't take it for granted!

I have been following with great interest a recent series of blog posts by Grant Wiggins about the nature of reading.    Wiggins explores the essential question:  What exactly is going on in our minds when we read?   757 more words

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Fish in a Tree (Book Review)

Having been reading YA novels for some time now, it has become increasingly frustrating that there are only a handful of original stories out there, and then a slew of followers who are looking to copy the latest fad. 768 more words


Blurbs From the Branch: A Perfect Pair

One for the Murphys and The Boy on the Porch are a perfect pair. Each fiction book presents a tale that will require a tissue during the final chapters. 146 more words


Making the Grade / Fish in a Tree


My teachers have always emphasized the different ways one can learn and think, a lesson that has stuck with me as I have grown as a student. 484 more words


Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Book Cover
The author of the beloved One for the Murphys gives readers an emotionally-charged, uplifting novel that will speak to anyone who’s ever thought there was something wrong with them because they didn’t fit in. 489 more words

Book Reviews

Fish in a Tree

If you do not have this book in your library for middle grade students, then get it now. I read Lynda Mullaly Hunt’s first book… 299 more words

Slice Of Life

Julia's Review of Fish in a Tree

We heard from Lily.  Now it’s time to hear what Julia, her sixth grade sister, thinks about Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt… 339 more words

Middle Grade Fiction