Africa

Children’s Book Review: The Elephants Come Home by Kim Tomsic

An amazing true story of elephants that found a safe place to live and the way the elephants repaid the sanctuary for the kindness and love given to them.
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Children’s Book Review: The Magic Doll by Adrienne Yabouza

A beautiful children's story of an African tradition of an Akua'Ba doll that brings the magic of fertility to village women.
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Children’s Book Week – I Will Always Write Back by Caitlin Alifirenka and Martin Ganda

Children’s Book Week is the annual celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading.  Established in 1919, Children’s Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. Every year, events are held nationwide at schools, libraries, bookstores, homes — wherever young readers and books connect!  The 98th anniversary of Children’s…
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Book Review: Circling the Sun by Paula McLain

CIRCLING THE SUN By: Paula McLain Published: July 28, 2015 Publisher: Ballantine Books Historical Fiction CIRCLING THE SUN was one of the three books I took on vacation and read. I struggled between wanting to read more of the book and wanting to watch the scenery unfold outside my window. This fascinating story of Beryl…
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