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SJ's Blog: Through a Child's Eye: My Writing and Reviews of Young Adult and Children's Literature - Recent Posts
3/12/2015I Wade In--Gender and Literature: Contemplating Issues Raised by Shannon Hale and Andrew Smith (0 Comments )
So, within the last few weeks, for those of us who are passionate about YA and children's literature, the internet exploded.  A few times.First, Shannon Hale started a conversation on Twitter and Tumblr about by discussing  some of her... Read the rest of this post
2/17/2015Revisiting Wonder by Reading The Julian Chapter and Looking Over 365 Days of Wonder (0 Comments )
I regularly teach Wonder.  As I was preparing to teach it this semester, I decided I'd finally buy 365 Days of Wonder--which includes a quotation or precept for each day of the year along with some observations from Mr. Brown.  On Amazon,... Read the rest of this post
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1. Coach's Midnight Diner: The Jesus Vs. Cthulhu Edition (Paperback)
    Publisher: ccPublishing NFP
N/A 08/21/2007
6 Reviews  
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1. Francie (Coretta Scott King Author Honor Books) (Hardcover)
    Author: Karen English
    Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Ages 9-12 5/4/2009
SJ said: English, K. (2002). Francie. New York: Sunburst. 0374424594 Set in the late 1940s or early 1950s. Francie lives with her mother and brother in the segregated Alabama while her fat...more
32 Reviews  
2. The Wooden Mile: Something Wickedly Weird, vol. 1 (Hardcover)
    Author: Chris Mould
    Illustrator: Chris Mould
    Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Ages 9-12 5/1/2009
SJ said: Mould, C. (2007). Something Wickedly Weird: The Wooden Mile. New York: Roaring Brook Press. 1596433833 Stanley, as the youngest living relative of his great-uncle, inherits the deceased man’...more
90 Reviews  
3. Angus thongs & full frontal sn (Paperback)
    Author: Louise Rennison
    Publisher: HarperTeen
N/A 5/1/2009
SJ said: Rennison, L. (1999). Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging: Confession of Georgia Nicolson. New York: HarperTempest. 0064472272 It’s hard to believe this book is already ten years old. It ...more
1 Reviews
4. South (Hardcover)
    Author: Patrick McDonnell
    Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers
Ages 4-8 5/1/2009
SJ said: McDonnell, P. (2008). South. New York: Little, Brown and Company. 0316005096 With an initial plot similar to the movie Home Alone, one little birdie sleeps in and is left behind when his flock...more
18 Reviews  
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