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Sea Lion Island - More than the name implies!

The name of this island alone implies this is an island where Sea Lions rule the land and not much else.  But this couldn’t be further from the truth!  1,318 more words

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Bleaker Island- Anything but Bleak!

The name invokes some rather unpleasant thoughts, but the word “bleak” has nothing to do with this lovely island!  Another island owned by an incredibly friendly Falkland Islander couple (Mike and Phyl) and is smaller and flatter that Saunders or Sea Lion, but incredible all the same! 886 more words

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Saunders Island - Rustic and Wild

My first stop on the Falklands was to Saunders Island, sadly only for less than 24 hours because of my one-day delay getting to the islands.  1,538 more words

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Book review: Penguin Day: A Family Story, by Nic Bishop

Bishop, Nic. Penguin Day: A Family Story. Scholastic Press, 2017. $16.99. ISBN 9780545206365. Unpaged. Ages 4-8. P7 Q8

The author combines beautiful photographs of penguins in their natural habitat, living their lives, along with simple text explaining how penguins live. 153 more words

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