Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage Newbery honor winner, New York Times bestseller, and Edgar Award Nominee Goodreads summary: A hilarious Southern debut with the kind of characters you meet once in a lifetime. Rising sixth grader Miss Moses LoBeau lives in the small town of Tupelo Landing, NC, where everyone’s business is fair game and no secret… Continue reading Three Times Lucky
Welcome to the Kid Lit Giveaway Hop! In honor of Children’s Book Week, Bookworm is joining the fun and exciting bloggers at Kid Lit Hop to giveaway all sorts of fun things. Children’s Book Week encourages children and readers of all ages to enjoy new authors and new books; it’s celebrated in classroom, libraries, and… Continue reading Kid Lit Giveaway Hop: Children’s Book Week
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 are the best gift for all teachers.) Children’s Book Week is May 13-18, 2013 and Bookworm is very excited about the Giveaway Hop going… Continue reading Upcoming Book Events!
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… Continue reading A Long Way to Chicago
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,… Continue reading Teacher’s Appreciation Week 2013