100 Scope Notes
January 3, 2022 by Amanda MacGregor
Graphic novels and Maud Hart Lovelace Award nominees dominated the first 4 months of this school year.
November 21, 2019 by Amanda MacGregor
The final post in my Crash Course series of books for younger readers looks at recent poetry collections.
November 14, 2019 by Amanda MacGregor
My Crash Course series continues with a look at books with great stories and lots of illustrations that are perfect for kids who are growing in their reading fluency and ready to sit down and read a book on their own.
August 15, 2019 by Amanda MacGregor
I spent my summer in California looking for Bigfoot, in China waiting for an adoption to be finalized, in Washington becoming a young FBI agent, and in North Carolina making friends with a dog. Reading can really take you places!
August 8, 2019 by Amanda MacGregor
So many good reads this summer, including graphic novels, a picture book about gender identity, books with identical twins, a moon ceremony, and interdimensional chickens.
December 27, 2018 by Amanda MacGregor
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt books coming out in spring and summer 2019 include titles focusing on high schoolers who survived a school shooting as children, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a teen musician who goes deaf, a sweeping fantasy, and many other compelling subjects.
December 18, 2018 by Amanda MacGregor
Post-It Note reviews are a great way to display books and offer a more personal recommendation than just the flap copy. This roundup also includes a few historical fiction titles dealing with race, a STEM-focused graphic novel, and a fantastically funny read aloud!
100 Scope Notes
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