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Book Cover Discovery #2: Guest Post by Emma 11, and Elodie, 7

The last time I did this was July 2013.  I figure it's time to get the kids' perspective on book covers once again because, well, it's just plain hilarious. So here's the deal: I show the girls a book and ask them what they think the book is about based on the cover and title.  To… Continue reading Book Cover Discovery #2: Guest Post by Emma 11, and Elodie, 7

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Guest Post by Lailah, 13, Emma, 10, Elodie, 6: Untethered in One Page

Since it's still summer vacation and I still have the kids (and their cousins who are visiting for the month of August), I figured I would once again have them participate in writing my blog.  My two daughters and one of their cousins wanted to take part.  So here it is.The writing prompt was the… Continue reading Guest Post by Lailah, 13, Emma, 10, Elodie, 6: Untethered in One Page

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Guest Post: Stories by Elodie, 6, and Emma, 10

Elodie's story:  The Little Cat and the WolfMoral: If you can't Eat 'em, join 'em.                                                                                     A wolf imagines eating a cat.The wolf is sad because the cat got away.The wolf and… Continue reading Guest Post: Stories by Elodie, 6, and Emma, 10