Spark by Kallie George


Book: Spark
Author: Kallie George
Illustrator: Genevieve Cote
Release Date: January 31, 2014
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Jessica Darling’s It List by Megan McCafferty



“I hadn’t even gotten to homeroom yet and I’d already discovered five hard truths about junior high:
1.  My best friend had turned pretty.
2.  She didn’t know it yet.
3.  It wouldn’t be long before she did.
4.  That knowledge would change everything between us.
5.  And there wasn’t a thing I could do about it.”


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Preschool Storytime: The Zoo

This was my first real, formal storytime with a group that had called in advance.  It was supposed to be a group of 58 kindergarteners, so we split up the classes and had one group color and read while the other went to storytime.  I was pretty nervous about keeping so many children entertained, but it went really well.  The students are going to the zoo this week, so I planned an animal/zoo themed storytime. Continue reading