I read. I share. And here are my weekly picks from a tall pile of books
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Humorous, fun story of an anti-hero, Bacon
"Clara Lemlich, a young Ukrainian immigrant, led the largest strike of women workers in U.S. history."
Patience, sharing, and kindness
A delightful story about friendship, empathy, and embracing all who are different.
"Jane Addams transforms a poor neighborhood by opening up her house as a community center."
A lovely tale about how passion and persistence can overcome "seemingly insurmountable odds"
A girl is up for tackling monster troubles at bedtime
See how the night world gets colored by the rising sun.
A biography about Beatrix Potter, her love of painting, and what inspired Peter Rabbit
Harriet Powers, a true artist, sewed stories into quilts
Transition and change viewed through the eyes of a child
"Effervescent" Mouse interrupts Bear's quiet bedtime routine
A heartwarming story about attachment, letting go, and understanding what it means to be free
Friends stick together and never let each other down
30,000 years ago, a child scraped a stick on the wall & magic happened
Preserving the joy of Christmas even after the tree is gone
"a few perfect words and pictures can make the world glow"
Kevin Henkes' classic story about parental love and support
Poppy writes her best paper with focus, hardwork, and self-reflection.
Making friends is like growing plants. Both need patience, care, and room to grow
Stunning photo illustrations reveal the wonder of rain and the water cycle
Mouse and Lion, Aesop's fabled duo, and their story come alive in these beautiful illustrations
A tribute to loving and understanding grandparents
“Enough is enough and not one stitch more.” A perfect lesson in light of today’s environmental issues
© 2015. Hope Lim