Bibliography Bardugo, Leigh. Wonder Woman: Warbringer. Random House. New York. ISBN-13: 9780399549731. Plot Diana wants to prove that she belongs with her Amazonian warrior sisters, but she jeopardizes the opportunity to do so when she rescues an outsider from a shipwreck. Not only does this break Amazonian law -risking exile- but it brings illness and natural disasters to her once peaceful island. Diana learns that … Continue reading Wonder Woman: Warbringer
Please be aware that some information below may be difficult to read. January is National Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention month. There are 20,000-30,000 victims of human trafficking here in the US, and some accounts estimate that 80% of human trafficking cases involve sexual exploitation, according to dosomething.org 80% of those victims are underage girls, and there is even a market for infants. This blog … Continue reading Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention
Bibliography: Leno, Katrina. Everything All at Once. 2017. Harper Teen. ISBN-13: 9780062493095. Plot: Everything All at Once is the third novel by Katrina Leno. Lottie Reaves is a senior in high school when her beloved aunt Helen dies of cancer. Aunt Helen was the author of the bestselling Alvin Hatter series, a children’s series about siblings who discover the key to immortality. When aunt Helen dies, she … Continue reading Everything All at Once
Bibliographies: Simon, Seymour. Water. 2017. New York. HarperCollins Publishers. ISBN-13: 9780062470546 Simon, Seymour. Penguins. 2007. New York. HarperCollins Publishers. ISBN-13: 9780060283964 Simon, Seymour. Muscles. 1998. New York. Murrow Junior Books. ISBN-13: 978068814629 About the Author: Author Seymour Simon is considered the Dean of Children’s Science. He has written over 300 books on the subject and was a classroom science teacher for 25 years. He writes: … Continue reading Seymour Simon Science Books!
Bibliography: McManus, Karen M. One of Us is Lying. 2017. New York. Delacorte Press. ISBN-13: 978-1-5247-1468-0. Plot One of Us is Lying is a fast-paced young adult mystery novel. When five students are called into detention and only four leave alive, suspicion is raised. Bronwyn (the brain), Addy (the beauty), Nate (the criminal), and Cooper (the athlete) all become suspects in the murder case of … Continue reading One of Us is Lying
Bibliography: Stone, Nic. Dear Martin. 2017. New York. Crown. ISBN-13: 9781101939499 Plot: Dear Martin is the debut novel by author Nic Stone. This novel follows senior Justyce McAllister as he navigates his place in his white-dominated world. Justyce is at the top of his class and on the track to attend an Ivy League school. However, his academic standing means nothing to the police officer … Continue reading Dear Martin
Bibliography: Peppa Pig and the Library Visit. Candlewick Press. 2017. Somerville, MA. ISBN-13: 9780763697884. Plot: Peppa Pig and the Library Visit is a preschool children’s book based on the award-winning animated British TV series. With over a dozen books and hundreds of episodes, Peppa Pig has an international following. In the newest book Peppa Pig and the Library Visit, Peppa and her family visit and explore … Continue reading Peppa Pig and the Library Visit