Power up and explore

See this story at By Terri Schlichenmeyer “Power Up: Your Incredible, Spectacular, Supercharged Body” by Seth Fishman, illustrated by Isabel Greenberg c.2019, HarperCollins Children’s Books $17.99 / $21.99 Canada 40 pages You are a really great kid. You can run fast and jump high. You can smile and sing and catch a ball. You…

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Brown’s gracious and inspiring memoir

See this story at By Terri Schlichenmeyer “You Can’t Go Wrong Doing Right: How a Child of Poverty Rose to the White House and Helped Change the World” by Robert J. Brown c.2019, Convergent $26.00 / $35.00 Canada 237 pages Do unto others. Three words that are a shorthand reminder to be nice and…

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Young girl wants a better life

See this story at By Terri Schlichenmeyer “Inventing Victoria” by Tonya Bolden c.2019, Bloomsbury $17.99 / $23.99 Canada 264 pages You can be anything you want to be! That’s what you were told, growing up: you could do anything, try everything, and be anybody you wanted to be, if you tried. Set your sights…

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