IT’S FAMILY LITERACY WEEK

Family Literacy Week Personal (3)

Even if you haven’t managed to turn your kids onto history-related books yet, Family Literacy Week is a great time to introduce them to family history, as in the books you liked a child. Among my favourites were: 3-7 range: Smoke & Fluff, by A.J. MacGregor, The Teddy Bear’s Party, by Enid Blyton, The Saggy Baggy Elephant by Byron Jackson, and The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins, by Dr. Seuss, 7-9 range:  The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Warner, The Prince & The Pauper by Mark Twain, and The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett; 10-13 range: Detectives in Togas by Henry Winterfield, One Dog Man by Ahmed Kamal, and A Long Way To Go by Borden Deal; Young Teen range: Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery, Podkayne of Mars by Robert H. Heinlein, Chocky by John Wyndham; Older Teen/YA range: The Mouse That Roared by Leonard Wibberley, Lost Horizon by James Hilton, and To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee, not all of which were historical (although I must confess to noticing a slant).

Family Literacy Week is also a great time to stock up on children’s books.

If your kids are into time travel and/or sci-fi, mine are available in both print and e-book form at:

Amazon: http://www.amazon.ca/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_2/190-4143576-1851232?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=Renee+Duke

Barnes & Noble: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/s/Renee+Duke?_requestid=567845

Chapters: https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca/

In e-book form only  at:

Kobo: https://store.kobobooks.com/search?Query=Renee+Duke

Smashwords: https://www.smashwords.com/books/search?query=Renee+Duke

And in print form only at:

Re Tuque Books: http://www.redtuquebooks.ca/

Time Rose & Side Trip Print Versions

 

 

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