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newbery

Newbery Challenge Mini-Reviews

It’s only March, and I’ve read four of the six books I selected for the Newbery Reading Challenge. I reviewed Jacqueline Woodson’s …

Prince Preemie by Jewel Kats

Most of C’s early baby pictures feature an isolette, leads, tubes, etc. She asks questions about the photos, and sometimes it’s hard …

Brilliant Imperfection by Eli Clare

  Able-bodied cisgender people, forget everything you think you believe about health and cure and disability politics, and listen to Eli Clare. …

Litsy Mini Reviews

. Idaho by Emily Ruskovich This book messed with my head, made me feel so many emotions, and it is beautifully written! …

dune

My 2,600-page Dune Experience

Late last spring, I decided to give my spouse’s all-time favorite book a try: Dune by Frank Herbert. Knowing my track record and …