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The Legends of the Juniper Sawfeather Novels | A Journey of Discovery

**guest post from Author D. G. Driver The Legends of the Juniper Sawfeather Novels It’s Native American Heritage Month (or American Indian Heritage Month, as preferred by some). I’ve written a blog post for the Multicultural Children’s Book Day blog before about why I wrote the Juniper Sawfeather series with a teen girl who is half… Read More The Legends of the Juniper Sawfeather Novels | A Journey of Discovery

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Get to Know Bernardo de Galvez | An Uncelebrated American Revolution General

**A huge thank you today loqueleo publishing an imprint of the SantillanaUSA group for a review copy of this book.** Get to Know Bernardo de Galvez A promise is  promise! Even if that promise was made by Congress in 1783. What promise is that you ask ? Well the one where a portrait of Bernardo de… Read More Get to Know Bernardo de Galvez | An Uncelebrated American Revolution General

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Wonderful New Diverse Picture Books for Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, or as it is commonly referred to, American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month. The month is a time to celebrate rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories and to acknowledge the important contributions of Native people. Heritage Month is also an opportune time to educate the general public about… Read More Wonderful New Diverse Picture Books for Native American Heritage Month

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Weekend Links: Celebrate World Kindness Day 2017

Having conversations about kindness is at the top of everyone’s minds these days. World Kindness Day was born when a collection of humanitarian groups came together on November 13, 1997 and made a “Declaration of Kindness.” Likewise, on Kindness Day everyone is encouraged to step-up their kindness game by doing things like donating books, food or clothes to your local… Read More Weekend Links: Celebrate World Kindness Day 2017

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Celebrating the Birthday of the Statue of Liberty with Books and Fun

Happy 131st birthday to the Statue of Liberty! On October 28, 1886, the Statue made its debut as about 1 million New Yorkers gathered for the ceremony. Sculptor Auguste Bartholdi released a French flag that covered the Statue of Liberty’s face. And then President Grover Cleveland dedicated the Statue of Liberty, as a gift from France and… Read More Celebrating the Birthday of the Statue of Liberty with Books and Fun