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Exploring Children’s Historical Fiction

My two older boys have been exploring some historical fiction with the I Survived series of books. Honestly, it is probably something they would have never picked up on their own, but they were each assigned to do an historical fiction book talk so we gave them a try. The great thing about trying something… Continue reading Exploring Children’s Historical Fiction

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The Bookshelf: The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand

Have you read the newest Elin Hilderbrand book yet? The Identicals. I just finished it and LOVED it. Out of all of her books that I’ve read, I think this one might be my favorite. In traditional Hilderbrand fashion the story takes place on Nantucket, but also the Vineyard. Two islands, and a set of… Continue reading The Bookshelf: The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand

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The Bookshelf – The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors

When your kid comes home excited about a new book, you go and find that book. Finnegan came home telling about this hilarious book titled The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors. The deep narration voice he used saying the title really emphasized the need for me to find and read this book. I mean the game… Continue reading The Bookshelf – The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors