Monthly Archives: May 2012

An Award Winner For Early Readers

Title: Tales For Very Picky Eaters Author and Illustrator: Josh Schneider Publisher: Clarion Books, 2011 Genre: Chilren’s Fiction Award Won: Geisel Award for Early Readers, 2012 My Rating: B+ One of the most important things about learning to read is … Continue reading

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Books Brought to you by NPR (and NYT)

I have to be honest with you, I haven’t had much time for reading lately. I’ve reviewed nearly everything I’ve read this year and now I am lacking in material. I am currently in the middle of two books that … Continue reading

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Book Review: Girl Reading by Katie Ward

Title: Girl Reading Author: Katie Ward Published by: Scribner, a Division of Simon & Schuster Copyright Date: 2011 Pages: 337 Score: A The Gist: Seven stories about seven pieces of art-Ward explains it best in her last, rather meta, story: … Continue reading

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Book Review: Vegan Pie in the Sky

Name of Book: Vegan Pie in the Sky By: Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books Copyright Date: October 2011 Format: cookbook Reason for Reading: because I ❤ Isa and Terry Source: it was gifted … Continue reading

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Review: Rebecca

Book Title: Rebecca Author: Daphne du Maurier Original Publication Date: 1938 Edition Read: 1956 Doubleday & Co. Total Pages: 357 Genre: Classic Gothic Mystery Reason Read: Found this musty hardcover at the library sale and couldn’t resist Rating: 4 out … Continue reading

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