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The Confidence Code by Katty Kay
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This book was an interesting read about women and confidence—why it’s a a struggle and how to improve it.

This quote sums up my main takeaway: “Confidence, at least the part that’s not in our genes, requires hard work, substantial risk, determined per
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Friendfluence by Carlin Flora
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Interesting. Makes me want to be more conscious of my friendships. And to cherish them more!
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Rad American Women A-Z by Kate Schatz
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Inspiring, quick read!
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Finding Winnie by Lindsay Mattick
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Cinderella Ate My Daughter by Peggy Orenstein
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I forgot to add this book to Goodreads, so my finished date is just a guess. I remember liking this book a lot. It had lots of great points about how gender plays into parenting. There were ideas about how to be more intentional in how gender is addr ...more
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Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl
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Finished this with my kids for the third time. It’s a quick, fun read about mischievous foxes and three revolting farmers who are trying to catch them.
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The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani
The Night Diary
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I loved this middle grade book. The setting is India at the time of independence. There was so much good history in here, and I loved learning more about it. The story is suspenseful and heartbreaking at times, but it ends on a hopeful note. Themes i ...more
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Ivy and Bean by Annie Barrows
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I read this to my kids, and we laughed and laughed. Bean is a real stinker, and she definitely does things I don’t want my kid’s to copy. At the same time, I think acting out is a normal part of growing up, and you can use this book to slip in some c ...more
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
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Read this to my kids, and they loved it. We watched the movie when we finished, which was also fun.
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
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“Some people don't understand the promises they're making when they make them," I said.

"Right, of course. But you keep the promise anyway. That's what love is. Love is keeping the promise anyway.”
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