Tag Archive | The Giver

Order Your Banned Book Today

I woke up this morning reflecting on the PBS special last night,  The Great American Read. I was surprised at some of the books on the “banned books” list. Most notably, I was surprised about The Giver by Lois Lowry. I’ll admit, I did not read The Giver as a child; I was well into adulthood […]

#BacktoSchool with the Seed Savers Series

(Updated Aug. 2019) All good things must come to an end, and so the summer of 2019 is winding down. But no need to be sad! Thousands of kids around the country are excitedly anticipating returning to their classrooms and school friends (and in many places are already back!)  If you are a teacher, librarian, […]

Seed Savers – a series to be treasured

Originally posted on Anakalian Whims:
I haven’t been this in love with a young adult series since Harry Potter.  I haven’t been this in love with an individual young adult book since Lois Lowry’s The Giver, unless you count How To Buy A Love Of Reading by Tanya Egan Gibson (but her book, though it…