Tag Archives: Maine

Black Boy White School – Diversity Reading Challenge, 2015

Title: Black Boy White School Written by: Brian F. Walker Published by: Harperteen, 2012 Themes/Topics: Racism, African Americans, Somalians, ghetto, class, Maine, boarding school, coming of age Suitable for ages: 14+ Opening: ANTHONY JONES, AN INKY BLACK KNOT OF A fourteen-year-old, stomped down … Continue reading

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Jo’s Journey 2015 and Welcome Back to the Fall Blog Schedule

“Traveling is never a matter of money, but of courage.”—Paulo Coelho Sometimes it’s financial security that holds us back, other times it’s emotional security, but it takes courage to step outside your front door and head out into the world. … Continue reading

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Illustrator Interview – Jeannie Brett

When I was staying with my illustrator friend, Hazel Mitchell, over Christmas, I was asking her about other authors and illustrators she knows in Maine, and she immediately spoke highly of her friend, Jeannie Brett. I reached over to Hazel’s … Continue reading

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