Articles Written By: Mrs. Book Dragon

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Student-Led Book Clubs

Student-Led Book Clubs

Trying Something New So, I tried something new. Thus is the life of a teacher, right? I am always trying new things and each year is always so different. One thing that I changed this year pretty drastically is my book clubs. Where I started Each year, my book clubs…
One Word 2018

One Word 2018

My One Word for 2018 MINDFUL I have chosen my one word for 2018! It is mindful! I chose this word for a couple of reasons: I have really begun to recognize my anxiety and my need for meditation on crazy days. Mindfulness has recently been introduced to me as…
Reflection: 40 Book Challenge

Reflection: 40 Book Challenge

It is the halfway mark to the end of the 40 book challenge! I need to focus more on Biography/Autobiography/Memoir! I am very surprised about meeting the mystery goal, I thought it would have been last to finish. Does anyone have a good biography or autobiography or memoir to recommend?…
Winter Break 2017 #BookADay Challenge

Winter Break 2017 #BookADay Challenge

I had two wonderful weeks off for Winter Break, so I challenged myself to read 14 books (one for each day)! Here is how I did on my challenge. I provided links to Amazon so you could read summaries or purchase a copy. 1. The Uglies by Scott Westerfeld I chose…
2017 My Year In Books

2017 My Year In Books

Reading Goals I must say, I am very proud of myself this year! Last year was the year that I really re-ingited my love for reading. That love just kept going this year! I must say that some of the challenges I participated in including my local library’s summer reading…
Beat The Backlist 2018

Beat The Backlist 2018

I found this wonderfully exciting challenge on Instagram called Beat the Backlist. The challenge is to knock down the ever-growing TBR (To Be Read) Pile. The rules are fairly simple, you can only count books that were published BEFORE 2018. I was initially drawn to this challenge for two reasons.…
Mini Review: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier

Mini Review: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier

Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier Publication Date: September 2016 Genre: Fantasy, Graphic Novel Star Rating: Five Stars My Thoughts I began reading books by Raina Telgemeier last year at about this time. The first one I read was Sisters. This was my first graphic novel and it hooked me. It really…