A view from Mt. Spokane

We drove to the top of Mt. Spokane and hiked around up there yesterday. Here is a shot of the view from where we were. We are looking out over the Washington State scablands (I think). When we go on these hikes and climb to the top of a peak, we expect to see the […]

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Kira-Kira

I’ve decided that I am going to try to read as many Newberry Award winners as I can as a way to become familiar with some Juvenile fiction authors. I started with the winner for 2005, Kira-Kira. It’s the story about an asian girl living in Georgia who experiences the death of her older sister, […]

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The Subtle Knife

I finished listening to The Subtle Knife this morning. Three books in one weekend is seriously a record for me 🙂 . I’ve read this before but listening to it was such a wonderful experience. Definately a class-act job of recording this book. There are several actors who play the parts of the various characters […]

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