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Poetry (n) the art of rhythmical composition, written or spoken, for exciting pleasure by beautiful, imaginative, or elevated thoughts (dictionary.com).

    Ever thought of how life would be like in a world with all giants, trolls, humans, dragons and a creature that looks a lot like Toothless the dragon from How to Train Your Dragon? Well, in the book, Thrones and Bones: Frostborn by Lou Anders the first book, it demonstrates all of that in twenty chapters and each of the chapters very detailed and intense!

Local children’s book author visits Westridge Elementary School.

The newest edition to the Olympians series by George O’Conner is Apollo: The Brilliant One. As the 8th book in the series, it tells the origins and adventures of Apollo, the Greek god of music, archery, medicine, and prophecy.

The epic adventures of Danny Dragonbreath continue in this 11th book in the series.

Yes, you have heard of gold rushes, but have you heard of this one?

     The Penderwicks in Spring by Jeanne Birdsall is a fun book for kids of all ages.

You've heard of a German Shepherd. And you've heard of an eagle. But have you heard of a mix of the two???

A fascinating book about a middle school kid and his robotic family . . .

 A new movie comes out. Everything is perfect. The buzz feed level is high, all is ready. Until the set starts receiving threats, but this is not part of the movie.

“Think before you speak,” this quote is in fact said so often that you would believe people would listen to it.

Life can never be normal again for Jimmy Struges  and his Father Jim Struges Sr as they face trolls to win back  their freedom in The  Novel Troll Hunters

When people hear the name Superman and Batman they immediately know that the 2 superheroes are being mentioned.

 The year is 1776. America’s first spy, Nathan Hale, is about to be hung for crimes against Britain.

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  Deborah Wiles, the author of Countdown and Revolution is remixing writing.

The book Moving Target is about a girl named Cassie Arroyo who is going on adventure with her with her two friends, Simon and Asher.

 The five elements collide in Cassandra Clare’s and Holly Black’s new addition to the Magisterium quintet, The Copper Gauntlet!

“Think before you speak,” this quote is, in fact, said so often that you would believe people would listen to it.

Wolves, although fascinating, are not made to be kept as pets. Feo, a young girl, knows this. She was raised as a wolf wilder, which means she takes pet wolves people don’t want anymore and untames them. This allows them to survive in the wilderness, like they are meant to do. “The Wolf Wilder” by Katherine Rundell tells the story of Feo as she goes on an impressive journey.

Kung Fu Panda 3, Panda Power

“ Creature Keepers and the Swindled Soil-Soles” by Peter Nelson & Rohitash Rao

Rip and Red are beginning a new fifth grade year and expecting another normal boring year of schooling. But when they arrive in the classroom they meet their new teacher, a tattooed hippie named Mr. Acevedo with some interesting teaching methods.

Have you ever wondered how authors write there stories? Or where they get an idea from? If you answered yes, then I have the book for you. Been There Done That edited by Mike Winchell, and includes authors like Caroline Starr Rose, Chris Rylander, and more!