friendship

Skunk and Badger:  The Odd-Couple You Want To Meet

Skunk and Badger: The Odd-Couple You Want To Meet

Welcome to the world Skunk and Badger! Wallace and Gromit meets Winnie-the-Pooh in a fresh take on a classic odd-couple friendship, from Newbery Honor author Amy Timberlake with full-color and black-and-white illustrations throughout by Caldecott Medalist Jon Klassen. No one wants a skunk. They are unwelcome on front stoops. They should not linger in Important…
Dress Coded by Carrie Firestone

Dress Coded by Carrie Firestone

Dress Coded is a Five Star Read Why? Fast-paced Thought-provoking Podcasts, texts, and novel formatsStudents being dress coded, and more specifically girls being dress coded, is a topic that can spark a lot of debate Educators can see the impact their good intentions have on the youth.To inspire the youth…
PB Frenzy Review: Porcupine’s Pie

PB Frenzy Review: Porcupine’s Pie

Porcupine’s Pie By Laura Renauld and Illustrated By Jennie Poh Porcupine can’t wait to share Fall Feast with her woodland friends, so when everyone she greets is unable to bake their specialty due to a missing ingredient, Porcupine generously offers staples from her pantry. When Porcupine discovers that she, too,…
Mini Review: Love From A to Z by S.K. Ali

Mini Review: Love From A to Z by S.K. Ali

Love From A to Z by SK Ali Pub Date 30 Apr 2019 Purchase on Amazon A marvel: something you find amazing. Even ordinary-amazing. Like potatoes—because they make French fries happen. Like the perfect fries Adam and his mom used to make together. An oddity: whatever gives you pause. Like the fact…
First Glance

First Glance

Harbor Me by Jacqueline Woodson I am such a fan of Jacqueline Woodson. I loved Brown Girl Dreaming and last year I listened to her read Each Kindness for World Read Aloud Day and was in awe. Her story telling and messages are absolutely spell-binding and real. I received this…