A Texas Brides Collection: 9 Romances from the Old West
Publish date: 2013
Pages no: 448
Edition language: English
Mice and Mole: Fine Feathered Friends brings together several elements that I like in children’s easy readers: fun situations, good friendship, and subtle humor told in simple language with clear illustrations.
It does feel a little strange to read about a character’s struggles learning in English… in English. But the book describes Juana’s frustrations in a very empathetic way. It left me very impressed with everyone who learns English as a second language and who is bilingual. The book is full of visual ...
Ivy and Bean is a good transitional fiction book with supportive illustrations on every page. The dynamic between Ivy and Bean is realistic and irresistible. It's not a series I'm likely to read more of, but kids who enjoy the first volume have several other books in the series available to them.
The book touches on colorism, an issue often glossed over or never even addressed in children’s books. The Mendez case led to the desegregation of California public schools and was influential when Brown v. Board of Education went before the Supreme Court. The case should be more well known and hope...
I'm now in that great/horrible part of the semester where the work is done but I'm waiting for grades. So have some more reviews. Drawn Together is a book that straddles the space between picture book and easy reader. It does not need many words to set up the differences between grandfather and so...
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