Tag Archives: reading

Books Now and For Summer

Hi Friends!! So happy to see you! Summer is coming and lazy days reading while drinking lemonade by the pool. Or beach. Or like me, at home on the deck. So like Chuck Wenig , asked, “Watcha Reading?” I Just … Continue reading

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After Surgery #amreading

Hi Readers! I had surgery on Tuesday and have felt under the weather all week not doing anything but reading. Yesterday I posted about it on Facebook and so many of you told me to relax and get well. I … Continue reading

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Question: Do You Like Reading or Writing Better?

Hi Friends! Do you like Reading or writing better?I came across a post recently, here, from “Adventures in Children’s Publishing” asking what do I like more. Reading or writing? Like the author of that post I have found it harder to … Continue reading

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Building Self-Esteem and Literacy…One Picture Book at a Time

Hi Readers! As promised here is post two of my friend Vivian Kirkfield’s picture book article. If you missed post one go here.  Now as you read on I don’t want you to think you have to do each of … Continue reading

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A PICTURE BOOK IS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS

Hi Readers! I hope you have a bunch of Easter candy to munch on, or your chocolate cupcake with mocha because I’ve got a surprise for you. Do you remember how I’ve been introducing you to friends I’ve met on … Continue reading

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A Non Book Review or Non Synopsis of “Holes”

As some of you might remember from my post on “The Art of Reading” I alluded to books I was introduced to by Timothy Spurgin. “Holes” by Louis Sachar is one of them. I would like to give you a … Continue reading

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11 Good Reasons to Watch “The Art of Reading” if You’re a Writer

How many of you are familiar with The Teaching Company’s “Great Courses”? The Teaching Company is an organization that prides itself on getting award-winning professors on video to lecture on subjects ranging from the best in music to mathematics. I … Continue reading

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