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#PictureBook Review: Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry

Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry My rating: 5 of 5 stars Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015 picture book Stick. Stone. Start out apart and alone. Stick sticks up for Stone when Pinecone won’t leave him alone. A friendship has grown. But Stick gets windblown. Stone again is alone. Stone rescues Stick. Together again… to… Continue reading #PictureBook Review: Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry

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Book Review: The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough

The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough My rating: 3 of 5 stars Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books ya, fantasy, magical realism Henry and Flora. Chosen at birth to be players in an ill-fated game by Love and Death. Worlds apart in Depression-era Seattle, Flora is an African American jazz singer and pilot.… Continue reading Book Review: The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough

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Book Review: Pilgrim Stories by Margaret Pumphrey

Pilgrim Stories by Margaret Pumphrey My rating: 3 of 5 stars Publisher: Scholastic middle grade, Thanksgiving This title takes readers from the religious oppression the Separatists faced in England under King James to Holland to that incredibly difficult first winter in Plymoth to the treaty reached with Massasoit to the three-day long feast after the… Continue reading Book Review: Pilgrim Stories by Margaret Pumphrey