Monthly Archives: November 2013

Our Daddy is Invincible, by Shannon Maxwell, illustrated by Liza Biggers

A brother and a sister love their daddy and think of him as a superhero.  This helps them to not worry about him when he deploys to far away lands to fight supervillains.  But one day those villains manage to … Continue reading

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The Wall, by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Ronald Himler

A boy, accompanied by his father, searches for his grandfather’s name on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.  Together, they run their hands along the black, reflective surface, fingers tracing the names of the fallen.  The boy sees the mementos left at … Continue reading

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