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Book Review: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

Pages: 137 Genre: Children/Historical Fiction Publication Date: 1989 Themes: Courage, Bravery, Secrets, Protection, Friendship, Fear, Determination This book is part a Children’s Readathon held by James @This is My Truth Now. The theme this week is Award Winners. Annemarie Johansen learns the true meaning of bravery as her and her family assist a Jewish family, the Rosens, during the Nazis occupation…… Continue reading Book Review: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

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Children’s Readathon Book Review: Oh, the Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss

Pages: 44 Genre: Children/Adventure/Poetry Publication Date:January 22, 1990 Themes: Adventure, Struggles, Courage, Wisdom, Overcoming Fear This book is part a Children’s Readathon held by James @This is My Truth Now. The theme this week is Picture Books. A young boy sets off to see what the world has to offer. Sometimes, he sees great and amazing places, and…… Continue reading Children’s Readathon Book Review: Oh, the Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss

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Children’s Readathon Book Review: Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Pages: 37 Genre: Children/Adventure Publication Date: April 19, 1963 Themes: Family, Love, Loneliness This book is part a Children’s Readathon held by James @This is My Truth Now. The theme this week is Picture Books. Young Max is called a “wild thing” by his mother when he begins to act up. When he enters his room, without supper, he…… Continue reading Children’s Readathon Book Review: Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

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WWW Wednesday: August 1st, 2018

It’s the middle of the week, and it’s time for another WWW Wednesday! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What are you currently reading?     2. What did you recently finish reading? Recently, I finished reading The Kite Runner by…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: August 1st, 2018

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Vote: My Book Bucket List – August 2018 Book Poll

I’ve recently read the sixth book from My Book Bucket List, The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini and replaced July’s read with A Dog’s Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron. Please vote below for what you think I should read next month (August 2018). 🙂 The poll for my July 2018 book is open until July 31st! You can check…… Continue reading Vote: My Book Bucket List – August 2018 Book Poll

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My Book Bucket List Review: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

This is the sixth book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post after this one to vote for my next book! Pages: 324 Genre: Historical Fiction/Contemporary Publication Date: May 29, 2003 Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Friendship, Family, Grief, Loss, War, Social Class, Discrimination, Violence, Betrayal, Guilt, Honor, Redemption Amir is just an ordinary Afghan boy wanting…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List Review: The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

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WWW Wednesday: July 25th, 2018

Happy Wednesday everyone! Here’s another WWW Wednesday: WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What are you currently reading?        2. What did you recently finish reading? So, I actually DNF a book recently, which I don’t do too often. I…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: July 25th, 2018