Monthly Archives: August 2012

In Short

Lately, I have been searching for a copy of a book by Fannie Hurst called Sister Act. Unfortunately, it’s an old book and I’ve not yet been able to find it anywhere.  What I did find however, was a collection … Continue reading

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August Book Giveaway Reminder

Like us on Facebook prior to August 31, 2012 to be entered to win a free copy of Eat a Bowl of Tea by Louis Chu! One lucky winner will be chosen at random from all Facebook followers of Bookwinked. … Continue reading

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Ban the Bomb

It was no accident that St. Ursula’s Girls Against the Atomic Bomb by            Valerie Hurley “found” me in the library when another book by another author was not on the shelf. I am overjoyed to … Continue reading

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Let the Games Begin

The recent Olympic games in the U.K. prompted me to read                  The Naked Olympics by Tony Perrottet with the intention of    learning more about ancient Greek games in Olympia. As one … Continue reading

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Writing Pedagogy

My former teacher has created a beautiful, informative website about writing. Dr. Kathleen Schmidt worked in China and the site has breathtaking photos in addition to useful content. Please take a moment to visit her newly created site at http://kvmaci.com/Continue reading

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August Book Giveaway

Like us on Facebook prior to August 31, 2012 to be entered to win a free copy of Eat a Bowl of Tea by Louis Chu! One lucky winner will be chosen at random from all Facebook followers of Bookwinked. PLEASE … Continue reading

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