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Meghan K
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Mother, Educator, Reader, Beginning Book Blogger
Mother, Educator, Reader, Beginning Book Blogger

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Books with Positive Female Relationship
Something I've become aware of within the last year or so is how many books have female characters pitted against one another.  Aren't there any books for young people that show great, positive friendships in which there isn't bickering or rivalry?  Yes, I ...
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Review: House Arrest by K.A. Holt
House Arrest by K.A. Holt My rating: 5 of 5 stars spoilers at end Timothy has been put on house arrest for a year and has to keep a journal to prove to a judge that he has learned from his mistake. What was his mistake? Stealing a wallet and using someone...
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Book Review: Awkward
Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova My rating: 4 of 5 stars Awkward has been a favorite in my classroom all year and I'm just getting to it in preparation for book club next year. I'm so glad I read it. It has a cast of diverse characters as two clubs, Art Club an...
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Hello. I'm an middle school ELA educator from central Illinois. I'm looking to possibly start a GEG in my area, and this is the only Illinois GEG that was posted. I'm working on becoming a Google Certified Teacher as well.

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Monday Musings: Prequels, Novellas and Side Stories
You know that feeling when you've finished a series and you want another book.  You NEED another book.  You must have more information about these people and you have to remind yourself that they don't really exist. It takes time, but you move on and come t...
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Mid-Year Review 2017
It's halfway through 2017 already and I'm looking back at my reading goals and some of my favorites for this year. I didn't get too ahead of myself this year with my book goals.  Sometimes I have three or four different types of reading challenges for mysel...
Mid-Year Review 2017
Mid-Year Review 2017
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Books for Your Reluctant Reader
It's summer, I know, but it's super important to keep your kids reading throughout the summer.  Don't let the summer slide happen!  I'm not saying that they need to read ALL the time, but find a little time each day when reading is required.  Join a summer ...
Books for Your Reluctant Reader
Books for Your Reluctant Reader
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Monday Musings: The Importance of Half Stars in Ratings
Monday Musings is a weekly post in which I talk about whatever I would like to talk about.  Often it's book related.  Sometimes it's not. Do you get annoyed at not being able to give half stars on Goodreads and other rating sites?  I know it frustrates me. ...
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Picture Book Review: The Queen of the Frogs
The Queen of the Frogs Davide Cali and Marco Soma Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2017 Genre: Picture Book Rating: 3.5 out of 5 **I received this book from the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. It is available to purchase on ...
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Monday Musings: The Old Lady Who Read YA
Monday Musings is a weekly post in which I talk about whatever I would like to talk about.  Often it's book related.  Sometimes it's not. I'm 35 years old.  Wait... yes that's correct.  I'm seriously always losing track of exactly how old I am.  No joke.  I...
Monday Musings: The Old Lady Who Read YA
Monday Musings: The Old Lady Who Read YA
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