Monthly Archives: May 2011

Ramona Quimby, Sculpture, Age Immortal

Cleary, Beverly.  Ramona the Pest.  Illustrated by Tracy Dockray.  New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 2006, c.1968.  Paperback, $7.50 CDN. The first book in the Ramona series, Ramona the Pest is about five-year-old Ramona Quimby’s adventures in kindergarten.  She is a … Continue reading

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Review: “The Man from Pomegranate Street” (Roman Mysteries XVII) by Caroline Lawrence

Review by Katherine Gilks  The Man from Pomegranate Street, by Caroline Lawrence ISBN: 9781842556085 6″ x 8″ • 262 pages • Trade Paperback $10.95 CDN; $8.99 USD Ages 9-14 Published: 2009 by Orion Children’s Books This historical mystery novel will … Continue reading

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High School History: Lars Brownworth and the Mystery of the Missing Empire

Easter Break over with! I originally posted this entry on my other blog, but seeing as I’m discussing the subject of high school, I decided to post it here as well. “In the Middle Ages, everyone was Catholic.  If you … Continue reading

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