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[Photo Journal/ A-Z Photo Story Challenge] O is for Observatory

Fats here. I’m delighted to join Frizztext’s A-Z Photo Story Challenge this week. Letter tagged is O and I’m sharing photos I took during my short visit to the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, CA. Griffith Observatory is said to be one of the most famous landmarks in southern California. It is open from Tuesday […]

Finding Beauty in Faces Marked by Fire

Fats here. We are a week into April and still celebrating Rainbow Colors of Diversity: Voices of the Silenced. I’m sharing this lovely picturebook collaboration by Rafe Martin and David Shannon called The Rough-Face Girl. I found it through a random search in the online catalog of the Sumter library a couple of weeks ago. […]

Spring “Reading” in 2014

Fats here. When Carrie Gelson launched the #MustReadin2014 Reading Challenge last January, we thought it was a great idea to join since it coincides with our Check Off Your Reading List (CORL2014) Challenge. Both are awesome ways to catch up on our reading and go through our TBR pile one book at a time. I […]

[BHE 99] Showing More Love to Diversity

Fats here. It has come to my attention that I’m 5 books behind schedule, according to my 2014 Reading Challenge on Goodreads. Yikes! I guess I’ll have to devour my way through these books and hopefully reach my goal of 150 books this year! Despite the “backlog,” I’m happy to share my recent book loot with […]

That One Time When a Girl Named Jessica Changed the Lives of St. Catherine’s Seventh Graders

Fats here. The book I’m about to share with you today was not on my list of books for our current theme. I was at the library when I happened to be browsing the “A” section of the juvenile fiction shelf when I saw Tony Abbott’s Firegirl. I’ve seen the book a bunch of times […]