I read. I share. And here are my weekly picks from a tall pile of books
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A girl's promise to plant a seed changes the world
Be yourself. An orb spider inspired by the night sky creates the most unique and magnificent webs
"Small is beautiful"
A wonderful tale about Stella who is small but full of imagination
A delightful runaway story with a supportive Dad and an energetic child
"Playful exploration of opposites and the world beyond"
Leo, a ghost, and an imaginative girl become friends
On a snowy day, a boy steps outside and discovers a world full of magic
Helping others in need even when you don't have enough
Hope's emotional journey of waiting for freedom and her father's return
Life is wind...a striking and touching approach to life, death, and understanding
Shaina's patience and principles while waiting for the owner of a hen eventually bring fortune to the town
A enthralling story within a story against the backdrop of ancient Egypt
Creative pairing of the first day of school with Norse mythology
A child's tremendous effort to save a beached whale
"Being brave and finding your moment to shine"
Creativity often takes time and requires quiet observation of the world
A clever fractured fairy tale full of twists and turns
The life of a migrant family from a girl's perspective
Deeply emotional tale about loss, longing, and parental love
Kikko joins a "surreal tea party with woodland creatures" on her ways to Grandma's house
Fearless Max looks for a mouse without knowing what a mouse looks like.
With his heroic efforts, a real-life garbage man makes a difference in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina
© 2015. Hope Lim