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JL's Bibliomania

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While my first love was SF, I read widely in YA, urban fantasy, police procedurals,  middle-grade, and non-fiction. 




Currently reading

Rudyard Kipling, A.L. Rowse
The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
Andrea Wulf
Progress: 74/341 pages

Nerdy Book Club Strikes Again

I've been a fan of Donalyn Miller and the Nerdy Book Club for a while.  As part of yesterday's blog she said:


"Upper elementary school students reading way beyond grade level deserve to grow as readers, but it is hard to offer reading experiences that provide sufficient challenge without pushing them into books they are too young to read."


This captures my experience as the parent of two voraciously reading youngsters.