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Manicpixiedreamgirl by Tom Leveen - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780375870217
Availability: Special Order
Published: Ember - April 22nd, 2014

Great character development. Quick-witted, achingly honest. If you like John Green and David Levithan's books, you will love this one. ~ Reviewed by Fran Tobia

Peace by Wendy Anderson Halperin - Book Review

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By Wendy Anderson Halperin (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780689825521
Availability: IN WAREHOUSE - Usually Ships in 1-5 Business Days
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 29th, 2013

A beautiful book for every teacher, parent, child in the world. Beautifully illustrated with lots of great quotes from many great people! ~ Reviewed by Fran Tobia

Helen's Big World

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By Doreen Rappaport, Matt Tavares (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780786808908
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 16th, 2012

This brilliant portrait of Helen Keller, laced with stirring quotes and magnificent illustrations, shows that the desire to learn knows no boundaries. An inspiring story about taking full advantage of every opportunity one has and showing the vastness of knowledge that is available if one has the desire. ~ Reviewed by Fran Tobia

The Barefoot Book of Buddhist Tales

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By Sherab Chodzin (Retold by), Alexandra Kohn (Retold by), Marie Cameron (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781846868245
Published: Barefoot Books - April 1st, 2012

A very entertaining, beautifully illustrated bedtime, story-time book. The symbolism will inspire thoughts and questions to ponder about life, such as generosity, compassion and a sense of humor. One common thread is about generosity over trying to find fulfillment in foolish self-interests and possessions. ~ Reviewed by Fran Tobia

10 Mindful Minutes by Goldie Hawn - Book Review

This book is a hands-on approach to managing and reducing stress in our lives. Very easy to understand and very inspiring! ~ Reviewed by Fran Tobia


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