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Story Corner With Dr. NanaPlum: The Hero in us.

 “If you are interested in stories with happy endings, you would be better off reading some other book.” Now! Don’t these opening lines capture the imagination immediately? Of course, you … Continue reading

July 1, 2014 · 4 Comments

Leah’s Voice

Originally posted on Children's Books Heal:
Leah’s Voice Lori DeMonia, Author Monique Turchan, Illustrator Halo Publishing International, Fiction, 2013 Suitable for ages: 5-8 years Themes: Autism Spectrum, Siblings, Differences,…

June 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Wednesday Poetry Corner With Jacinta Caplan

  Introducing Jacinta Caplan to the plum tree. Jacinta  submitted this very powerful poem for the Plum Tree Book’s Poetry anthology on MOTHER! I love her poetry and her ability … Continue reading

June 25, 2014 · 3 Comments

My Declaration Of Independence.

Originally posted on THE BARDO GROUP:
I am not governed by a foreign power; I am self-governed. I am as free as I can be from the control of others.…

June 20, 2014 · 4 Comments

Ice Dogs by Terry Lynn Johnson

Originally posted on Children's Books Heal:
Ice Dogs Terry Lynn Johnson Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Fiction, 2014 Suitable for Ages: 10-14 Themes: Sled dogs, Alaska, Wilderness, Survival, Grief Opening: All…

June 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Perfect Picture Book Friday Turns 100! Planet Kindergarten by Sue Ganz-Schmitt

Originally posted on This Kid Reviews Books:
Susanna Leonard Hill has a feature on her blog called Perfect Picture Book Friday. It is a list of “perfect” picture books recommended…

June 13, 2014 · 5 Comments

Wednesday Poetry Corner With Tina Jane Clowes Kay

I would like to introduce Tina Jane Clowes Kay. She is new to the plum tree and has sent in this marvellous interpretation of MOTHER! I am extending the time you … Continue reading

June 11, 2014 · 4 Comments

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