December 8, 2017

Remember there’s a tiger in you!

We recently wrapped up our reading of Martine Leavitt's Calvin: A Novel, a humorous but stirring young-adult romance-adventure centered on two high
November 14, 2017

Digging into George Orwell’s fairy story

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May 29, 2017

S’mores go better with stories!

In Judy Moody and Stink: The Big Bad Blackout, Megan McDonald manages a feat that all too often eludes other authors of children's fiction. She keeps
April 17, 2017

Easy and Not-So-Easy Pieces

In recent weeks, we've been reading portions of physicist and Nobel Laureate Richard Feynman's episodic memoirs, Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!,