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Rev War Book Pairing Set
The idea of putting books together that complement each other is called “Book Pairing.”  Book pairings can be made by combining fictional books with fictional books, non-fiction books with other non-fiction books, or fictional books with non-fiction books.  Reading paired books together or back to back can lead to a […]

Book Pairings in 5 Simple Steps


“I like reading books about real things.”  My younger son made this observation when he was only in Kindergarten.  Luckily, he told his school librarian, who helped connect him with some great non-fiction titles appropriate for his age.  Now, as a rising 4th grader, he will read and enjoy fiction, […]

Non-Fiction Fun!



Summer is upon us!   As the days get warmer, and the sun stays shining longer each evening, I am definitely ready for summer.  Although my boys aren’t quite finished with their school year, I am already looking forward to family vacations, long days spent at the pool with friends, special […]

Sensational Summer Reading