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Harvest time


Flipped --the movie

The movie version of Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen is out! This was a Bluebonnet book in 2003-4.

It looks like most everybody was like me and didn't know there was a movie version (oops! I should know these things; but they don't show many movie trailers on HGTV) because there are hardly any requests for it.

Here's a link to the trailer if you want to watch it.

new releases in kids books


dewberry season

San Jacinto Day was April 21 and than means... (no, we don't get that day off anymore)-- dewberry season is here!

R.I.P. Sid Fleishchman (1920-2010)

Newbery winning author Sid Fleishchman died Wed. March 17, one day after turning 90 years old. Sid won the Newbery for The Whipping Boy. Sid's son Paul is also a Newbery winner - for Joyful Noise: Poems for two voices. They are the only father and son to have both won a Newbery Medal.

books for read aloud day

Miss Kathleen informs us that March 3 is World Read-Aloud Day, so here are some suggestions if you're at a loss:

moo baa    wolf   jojofu 

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