Monthly Archives: March 2015

Generation Stressed (90)

Generation Stressed Michele Kambolis This is a very important book about how kids can overcome stress and overwhelm. We all experience such times; however, our kids are more prone to stress than we are because they don’t have the tools … Continue reading

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Teaching Will (89)

Teaching Will: What Shakespeare and 10 Kids Gave Me That Hollywood Couldn’t By Mel Ryane This is a wonderful book for parents and teachers as well as teens. It is an inspiring book about how young people can flourish in … Continue reading

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Growing Up Amish (88)

Growing Up Amish: A Memoir By Ira Wagler This is a great book about the life of the Amish. I have always been curious about the Amish and how they live. I always wondered how constricting a life it must … Continue reading

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Nocturne (87)

Nocturne: On the Life and Death of my Brother By Helen Humphreys This is a very captivating and inspiring memoir about Martin Humphrey. He had a wonderful and fulfilling life as a very gifted pianist when he was diagnosed with … Continue reading

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The Bank of Mom and Dad (86)

The Bank of Mom and Dad: Money, Parents and Grown Children By Derrick Penner This book is a must-read for all parents and teens. It will show the reader how to handle money so that they don’t get into debt … Continue reading

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Mountain Girl, River Girl (85)

Mountain Girl, River Girl By Ting-xing Ye This is a very eye-opening book about Chinese culture and how girls are treated. It took my breath away to learn how hard some of them have it. And yet, they seem to … Continue reading

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The Secret Life of Money (84)

The Secret Life of Money: A Kid’s Guide to Cash By Kira Vermond Money is important to all of us, even kids. So, it is especially important that we teach our kids the value of money and how to hold … Continue reading

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