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Duality In Sailor Twain

There is a huge theme of duality in Sailor Twain, Or The Mermaid In The Hudson and the readers most note it toward the end of the graphic novel. 370 more words

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Themes in Sailor Twain, or The Mermaid in the Hudson

Temptation and Honor is one of the underlying themes in Sailor Twain. For example:

  • Twain wanting to stay faithful to his wife Pearl, but being tempted by his new muse the mermaid…
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Book review: Oskar and the Eight Blessings, by Richard and T.R. Simon, illustrations by Mark Siegel

Simon, Richard and T.R. Simon. Illustrations by Mark Siegel. Oskar and the Eight Blessings. Roaring Brook Press, 2015. $17.99. ISBN 9781596439498. Unp. Ages 3-8. P7Q8… 183 more words

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To Dance

How did I get it?:
It was a Christmas gift from my sister, Beth!

Synopsis:

Dancers are young when they first dream of dance. Siena was six — and her dreams kept skipping and leaping, circling and spinning, from airy runs along a beach near her home in Puerto Rico, to dance class in Boston, to her debut performance on stage with the New York City Ballet. 229 more words

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Monday December 14th, 2015

It’s Monday! What are you reading?

I have been sharing a reading photo of the week each week. Often two. So why not three? Sometimes, the mood hits. 667 more words

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