Sky Hawkins is a teenage girl whose mom has just disappeared, her long-time boyfriend just broke up with her in a very public manner, and her family has been disgraced. Sky, her three brothers, and her father are still in shock from these events. They are trying to move on and accept their new life minus their mom, position in the were-dragons society, and half their fortune is gone. Nothing is the same as it was before. She is desperate to literally and figuratively put her family back together. Since money, specifically, gold is so very important to were-dragons, Sky plans her first heist
My plan for my library is to have a Hunt for the Seventh themed orientation (Morton-Shaw). This book is a delightful ghost story with a bit of mystery and suspense--a trifecta!
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For an assignment, we had to look at the artwork of various historical and contemporary illustrators of children's books. Dr. Bushman gave us the list of artists. I Googled each one and tried to select one or sometimes two images to represent their style.
Here is the September challenge! For more information please check out quillandbooks.com
I'm trying something this year with my blog. I am going to do a monthly reading challenge, where I challenge people to read in a certain area in hopes of helping them explore new books.
When I am not reading, writing, teaching, studying, taking care of my son and husband, I sometimes like to paint. I'm still very amateurish but this one is significantly better than my last attempt at painting a person. I loved watching the Voyager stories all through high school. I particularly like the Janeway character. Last … Continue reading Kathryn Janeway Painting