biography

Summer Read-to-Learn: So Much More to Helen! by Meeg Pincus

All summer I’ll be sharing books for kids of all ages on topics that will interest them or offer them a new topic to learn about. Most of the time these will be nonfiction books, but sometimes we can learn how to be better people or learn empathy from fictional stories too. So, I hope…
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Jackie and the Mona Lisa by Deborah Rovin Murphy

Jackie Kennedy was a supporter of the arts and brought her passion to the White House and then encouraged Americans to love the arts.
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Children’s Book Review: Breaking Through the Clouds by Sandra Nickel

Joanne Simpson broke through the clouds and the glass ceiling to prove that clouds can help predict various weather patterns.
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Books that Came My Way in January 2022

Books that came my way in January 2022 including adult fiction, nonfiction, and historical fiction as well as children's books.
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Children’s Book Review: Who is a Scientist? by Laura Gehl

There are all different types of scientists and they don't just sit in a lab behind a microscope but in their free time, they like to surf and bake and eat tacos.
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Book Review: The Woman They Could Not Silence by Kate Moore

The detailed account of Elizabeth Packard being committed to an asylum in 1860 by her husband for being intelligent and outspoken. Without her perseverance and resilience, women today would live much different lives.
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Children’s Book Week 2021: June Almeida, Virus Detective by Suzanne Slade

A biography picture book about June Almeida, the researcher who connected the blobs and realized it was a new virus, named coronavirus.
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Books that Came My Way in March 2021

A round-up of book that were added to my bookshelves in March including fiction, nonfiction, and children's books.
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Books that Came My Way in September 2020

My monthly round-up of books added to my shelves including adult and children's fiction and nonfiction.
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Children’s Book Review: Nuestra America by Sabrina Vourvoulias

A compilation of thirty inspiring Latino/Latinas that kids can look up to from various backgrounds and careers.
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Stacie's read-in-2022 book montage

Master Your Core: A Science-Based Guide to Achieve Peak Performance and Resilience to Injury
Hidden Figures
Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living
Waiting for Tom Hanks
The Maid
The Other Black Girl
Anxious People
The Body
Great American Road Trips- National Parks: Discover insider tips, must see stops , nearby attractions  more
Apples Never Fall
Love & Saffron: A Novel of Friendship, Food, and Love
Love and Other Consolation Prizes
The Vanishing Half
How to Find Your Way Home
People We Meet on Vacation
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
Wave
Dear Evan Hansen
The Unsinkable Greta James
The Road We Took


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