- Heather (Miss Heather to most) has many, many children--but none that live at her house. She is a little crafty, somewhat musical, and loves to cook and eat! She likes to read cookbooks, memoirs (a kind of autobiography) and novels. Her favorite book from childhood is Whose Mouse Are You?.
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...As You Like It...
Wicked, My Love, by Susanna Ives, was a breath of fresh air. At last, a book with humor in it! Before I continue, let me preface all of this by saying comedy/humor/funny is very subjective and what tickles one person’s funny bone will only make another person groan disgustedly. Wicked My Love is the second […]
Though, one could say, I’ve had plenty of time, I’ve never read a book by Gunter Grass, who passed away this week. I did once famously buy my friend, Dave, a copy of Grass’ best-known first novel, The Tin Drum, while on a walking tour of Chicago’s Wrigleyville. (Dave, in return, bought me a […]
One Book, Two Books, Old Books, New Books
Talking can be used as a tool to developing your young child’s literacy base. A study by researchers Hart & Risley found a word gap of 30 million words between children from higher income families and those living in poverty. This is often a result of the use of “business talk” (do this, do that) […]
The Indiana Firefly Award is a state award designed to call attention to high quality books for preschoolers. The “short list” is selected by a committee of early literacy professionals including teachers, librarians, caregivers, and project coordinators; all are involved in early childhood development. Here are this year’s 8 nominees: The purpose of this award […]
Notes From the Underground
10 AM to 5 PM May 2nd is Free Comic Book Day! Stop by Young Adults’ Services to:1. Pick up some free comics 2. Make your own mini-comic if you are feeling artistically inclined 3. Take a green screen photo and “shop” yourself into a photo with your favorite character 4. Watch a 3D printer […]
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