Happy (Buggy) Book Birthday to Rebecca Petruck!

May 8th, 2018

Grab a grasshopper and join me in congratulating Rebecca Petruck on the release today of her second middle grade novel, BOY BITES BUG. Will didn’t plan to eat a stinkbug. But when his friend Darryl called new kid Eloy Herrera a racial slur, Will did it as a diversion. Now Will is Bug Boy, and […]

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Required Reading

July 8th, 2010

So today, in random things that cross my mind, I found myself thinking about required reading in school. After wracking my brain, I think the first book I was assigned to read was The Light in the Forest by Conrad Richter. It was seventh grade. Now, I read a million trillion books before then, but […]

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