Monthly Archives: August 2009

Internet Book Database

Internet Book Database http://www.ibookdb.net/       Catalog all your books online Organize them as Owned/Wanted/Favorites/Read/Unread Rate, Review and Tag books List your Favorite Authors and Series Share your bookshelf on ibookdb or your Website/Blog/Myspace Find people with the same … Continue reading

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Envision A World Where Every Child Can Read

http://www.familyliteracygroups.org/ Family Literacy Groups: A model first step for building a literate community Family Literacy Groups is an Educational Community whose goal is to bring together families with young children learning to read. Our approach is not the same as … Continue reading

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Waterloo Literacy Group –Sep 8th International Literacy Day

http://www.theliteracygroup.com/ Making A Difference in Our Community! The Literacy Group of Waterloo Region is a non-profit organization that offers adults over the age of 18, free help with skills upgrading to improve basic reading, writing, math, computer and workforces skills.  … Continue reading

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Literacy Groups

Literacy Groups Try being a Connector, Discoverer, Illustrator, Questioner, Researcher, Scene Setter, Summarizer, and Word Wizard. http://mrsdennison.com/0304/Reading/Literacy/index.htm Connector – Try to find connections between the book and you, and between the book and the wider world.  This means connecting the … Continue reading

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New Poetry Book

Favourite Poems We Learned At School by Thomas Walsh   ISBN : 9781856350518 Publisher: Mercier Press. Price Euro 9.99 Thomas F. Walsh has put together a collection of the most quoted and most memorable poems we learned in school. The … Continue reading

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New Releases in 2009

JANUARY   “Plum Spooky (Stephanie Plum Series)” by Janet Evanovich   “Becoming Enlightened” by His Holiness the Dalai Lama   “Bones of the Dragon (Dragonships of Vindras Series No. 1)” by Margaret Weis   “Daemon” by Daniel Suarez   “Eclipse” … Continue reading

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UK Book Bestsellers

Source: Waterstones Online  http://www.waterstones.com   1 The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger This extraordinary, magical novel is the story of Clare and Henry who have known each other since Clare was six and Henry was thirty-six, and were… Format: … Continue reading

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