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Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain
4.12
really liked it
Excellent for a book study group and for a better understanding of the relationship between physical activity and the brain.
Jul 2009
Sep 24, 2010
 
A Long Way Down
3.41
liked it
I listened to the audio version of this on a long road trip home. It is definitely adult material and not meant for young ears. While I found it enter ...more
Aug 24, 2011
Sep 03, 2011
 
Hothead
3.80
it was ok
The writing is not great but the story has a good message about sportsmanship and controlling your emotions. A young baseball fan would enjoy the book ...more
not set
Jul 15, 2011
 
The Gift of an Ordinary Day: A Mother's Memoir
3.76
really liked it
This book isn't for everyone to relate to but for me it really hit close to home. There were so many messages to take to heart that I actually found m ...more
Jul 04, 2011
Jul 02, 2011
 
Moles Can Dance
3.50
really liked it
Perfect book to introduce my Kindergarten dance unit. The message is "never give up on a dream"! Out of print now but used books can be found.
Mar 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back
4.01
it was amazing
Amazing story with a Nebraska setting and a heavenly message. This book brought peace to my heart and tears to my eyes.
Jul 18, 2011
Jul 18, 2011
 
Play: How It Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul
3.85
really liked it
It really made me think of the role of play in our lives and the importance of creativity in relation to the brain.
Jul 2010
Sep 24, 2010
 
The Wright 3 (Chasing Vermeer, #2)
3.89
it was amazing
Awesome mystery novel for kids especially if you enjoy a local Chicago flare! Exciting and thought-provocative read!!
Nov 2010
Nov 30, 2010
 
Rodrick Rules (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, #2)
4.10
liked it
Not as good as the first book. I do understand why boys flock to this series....good humor and great drawings.
Mar 28, 2011
Mar 27, 2011
 
Franklin Plays Hockey
3.82
really liked it
Great message about teamwork and sportsmanship!
Feb 24, 2011
Mar 01, 2011
 
Brain Matters: Translating Research Into Classroom Practice
3.89
liked it
A little dry but good stuff about the thinking process and how the brain works.
Nov 30, 2010
Sep 24, 2010
 
Loving Frank
3.74
really liked it
Freaky ending and sad...but very interesting historical fiction!
Mar 27, 2011
Jan 21, 2011
 
The Memory Bank
3.55
liked it
None
Mar 30, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
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