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Starfall.com

This is another departure from my usual format, because this website, starfall.com, is really a ‘learn to read’ site, and not a simple database of stories like I usually review.  Doing a synopsis and review of one of the stories … Continue reading

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The Brave Monkey Pirate, by Hayes Roberts

Nobody likes getting shots, not even the infamous monkey pirate, Modi.  When he visits the doctor with his mom and hears that he has to get his scurvy immunization the next day, he is a little worried.  Luckily for him, … Continue reading

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Supersister, by Beth Cadena, illustrated by Frank W. Dormer

Faster than a speeding tricycle, more powerful than shoelaces tied in a double knot, able to clean sticky milk spills with a single paper towel!  Is there breakfast on the table that needs to be eaten?  Does a cute little … Continue reading

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What is Love? by Agnes and Salem de Bezenac

A little girl writes about what it means to love someone.  Her dad, her mom, her big brother, they all have something to say about what love is.  In the end, it turns out she knows something about what love … Continue reading

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Adventures of Three Sisters, Chapter 6, by Kathryn Cunningham

Here it is, the exciting conclusion!  The next time I post something about this story it will be to say that it is published and you can download it for free in all its glory.  Please read it and tell … Continue reading

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A Small Miracle, by Peter Collington

An old, lonely woman wakes on Christmas Eve with no food and no money.  After all her efforts to earn some extra cash in town fail, she turns toward home, despondent but still with enough goodness in her heart to … Continue reading

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Adventures of Three Sisters, Chapter 5, by Kathryn Cunningham

Most of you know this, but in case there are any newcomers, this is a story I have written that my oldest daughter is illustrating.  We are going to publish it on iBooks as soon as we can get it … Continue reading

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