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Read Through History II: Early Explorers and Colonial Times

This booklist includes books about early explorers, the first English settlements (Jamestown and Plimouth), early interactions — both friendly and hostile — between Native Americans and colonists, and early colonial life. I have arranged the books below roughly in chronological … Continue reading

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10 Children’s Books to Celebrate Thanksgiving

Good food. Family. Thankfulness. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. However, my kids have thus far been underwhelmed by the holiday, nestled as it is between two holidays (Halloween and Christmas) that ooze kid-appeal.┬áHere is a list of Thanksgiving picture books … Continue reading

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