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Upcoming Book Events for May! This week is Teacher’s Appreciation week, so be sure to thank your teacher and check out this post on gift ideas for the classroom! (Hint: Books…

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richard peck

A Long Way from Chicago by Richard Peck

 Goodreads says: And there’s more, as Joey and Mary Alice make seven summer trips to Grandma’s — each one funnier than the year before — in self-contained chapters that readers can enjoy as short stories or take together for a rollicking good novel. In the tradition of American humorists from Mark Twain to Flannery O’Connor, popular author Richard Peck has created a memorable world filled with characters who, like Grandma herself, are larger than life and twice as entertaining.

Childrens Fiction Newbery Young Adult Historical Fiction

teacher's appreciation

Teachers certainly deserve a week (or more) worth of celebrating their work and dedication! Having many teachers in my family means that I know what they use every day and what is helpful for them in the classroom. Teachers appreciate any kind, small, and thoughtful gesture, so teacher gifts never need to be extravagant.  However, if a parent is looking for ideas, here are my suggestions for teacher gifts:

Book Gifts Teaching