Book reviews

Child Reviews: Read These Book Reviews Of Fourth Grade Students At Magnolia’s Lawton Elementary School

Fourth-grade teacher Anne Leache of Lawton Elementary School in Magnolia recently wrote to the Seattle Times with a selection of her students’ book reviews. After assigning a book report for which her students were to act as reviewers, she sent in three of the best. Really, how can we refuse? With minor edits for the […]

Book selection

App State’s Common Reading Program Announces “Rising” as 2020-2021 Book Selection

BOONE, NC – Appalachian State University’s Common Reading Program Announces Book Selection for 2020-21: “Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore” (Milkweed Editions, 2018) by Elizabeth Rush – Pulitzer Prize Finalist 2019 in general non-fiction. “Rush’s creative, non-fiction approach makes the many implications of sea level rise due to climate change real and tangible,” said […]