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Pigeon Math by Asia Citro
Pigeon Math
by Asia Citro (Goodreads Author)
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With all the comings and goings of this group of pigeons, the narrator has an almost impossible task trying to tell his story and count them. This is laugh out loud funny using math equations to figure out how many pigeons there are. Kids will love l ...more
With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo
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The Poet X is a hard book to follow, but Acevedo's second book is fantastic. With the Fire on High is a must read for foodies, chefs, and YA contemporary fans. It's a beautiful coming of age story with likable characters.
Emoni's story left me fully satis
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The Word Collector by Peter H. Reynolds
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I really like using this book as an example of expansive vocabulary when I am doing storytime. I've taken it to my children's school and a read-aloud and then added in some vocabulary activities like vocab guessing games (using the words from the boo ...more
Gates of Fire by Steven Pressfield
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“You have never tasted freedom, friend," Dienekes spoke, "or you would know it is purchased not with gold, but steel.”
Poignant and powerful words from an equally cutting, poignant and powerful book. Pressfield writes of the Battle of Thermopylae not
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World War Z by Max Brooks
My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite
"When a friend lent me this novel I was expecting a story full of endless killings. Instead I was treated to a surprisingly good family drama. Yes, there is the occasional death, but it is more the story of Korede and her (quite violent) sister Ayo..." Read more of this review »
Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell
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"I'm your friend. And friends don't let friends live small lives." There is so much to love about this short and quick graphic novel. Pumpkinheads is a perfect Fall/Halloween read that will leave you with that happy feeling of Fall, friendship, and f ...more
Unicorns, Dragons and More Fantasy Amigurumi by
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This amazing book resulted from an annual amigurumi design contest on Amigurumi is the art of creating crochet or knitted stuffed creatures. Even if you don’t crochet, you’ve got to meet Nessie the beautiful Loch Ness Monster, Pinch the Goblin in al ...more
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Will Schwalbe
What are you reading? isn’t a simple question when asked with genuine curiosity; it’s really a way of asking, Who are you now and who are you becoming?
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“Books are more than doctors, of course. Some novels are loving, lifelong companions; some give you a clip around the ear; others are friends who wrap you in warm towels when you've got those autumn blues. And some...well, some are pink candy floss that tingles in your brain for three seconds and leaves a blissful voice. Like a short, torrid love affair.”
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