The Dear Book Publishers series is a showcase of letters written by 5th graders from Dothan Brook School. These students were tasked with looking at the diversity in their school library’s picture book collection along with the race of children featured on Kindergarten Second Step cards. Reacting to what they had learned, the students wrote letters to book publishers, the Vermont Agency of Education, the school principal, and the district superintendent. During the month of August, CBC Diversity will showcase all of the letters created by the Dothan Brook School’s 5th grade class.
Book Review: The Rose That Grew from Concrete By Tupac Shakur
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His talent was unbounded — a raw force that commanded attention and respect.
His death was tragic — a violent homage to the power of his voice.
His legacy is indomitable — as vibrant and alive today as it has ever been.
Tupac Shakur’s most intimate and honest thoughts were uncovered only after his death with the instant classic The Rose That Grew…
Top Ten Tuesday #40
Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme hosted by The Broke And The Bookish. I think it’s a fun and fantastic idea and here’s this week’s Top Ten.
It’s been a really long time since I’ve done a Top Ten Tuesday Post and I can’t believe it’ll be my 40th one! I didn’t think that I had actually published so many TTT posts, but apparently I have. So this week’s list is Top Ten Books People Have…
The Book Blogger Test
I’m officially done school which is a relief! Now I can have some time to read, relax and hopefully do some baking which I haven’t done in a really long time! Anyways I’ll write a post about my plans for this blog later, but right now I wanted to do do this tag because it’s been ages since Cayce from Fighting Dreamer tagged me for the The Book Blogger Test Tag! So here are my…
Books are a godsend to all, I believe. It allows its reader to mind travel, heart travel, soul travel, no matter how poor or distasteful the place where we might live is. Tweet Share