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JLsBibliomania

JL's Bibliomania

Also on GoodReads as J L's Bibliomania:

https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/8830421-j-l-s-bibliomania

and Litsy @jlsbibliomania

 

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

 

 

 

Currently reading

Sparrow Hill Road
Seanan McGuire
Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA and More Tell Us About Crime
Val McDermid
Progress: 161/320 pages
The Loved Dog: How to Train Your Dog in 30 Days
Tamar Geller
Progress: 103/256 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.