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Book Review: The Kids’ Guide to the Constellations

A review of The Kids’ Guide to the Constellations by Christopher Forest, Capstone Press (2011) for ages 8 and up. I’m sorry, Christopher–this book is okay for a children’s book, but I didn’t find it stellar. (Sorry again for the … Continue reading

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Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and Towel Day

Friday, May 25, is Towel Day. This is an annual celebration in tribute to the late author Douglas Adams (1952-2001) on which fans around the universe carry a towel in his honor. There is a website devoted to the promotion … Continue reading

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Pieces of Another World

Since we’re talking about meteors and meteor showers lately, now seems an excellent time for a review of a story book about viewing a meteor shower. Pieces of Another World by Mara Rockliff tells the story of a dad taking … Continue reading

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