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Quick Reads: "Marty's Diary"

Marty’s Diary by Frances Cross

Marty’s parents are divorced from one another and both are remarried. Although Marty’s mom has moved to Mexico City and had a new baby boy, Marty is not angry at her. 223 more words

Fiction

“Happily ever after, or even just together ever after, is not cheesy,” Wren said. “It’s the noblest, like, the most courageous thing two people can shoot for.”

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“There are so many worse things than death. Not to be loved or not to be able to love: that is worse.”
― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Princess…

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Review—Magonia by Maria Dahvana Headley

As I was reading Magonia by Maria Dahvana Headley, I cannot even begin to tell you how many times I said, “I wish I had her brain!” 471 more words

Writing

Ship of Dolls by Shirley Parenteau

Ship of Dolls by Shirley Parenteau

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Eleven-year-old Lexie has been sent to Portland to live with her grandparents. She is homesick for her mother and dreams of being back in San Francisco with her. 153 more words

Teaching And Learning