Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series-The Great Redwood Tree Booklist

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Welcome to Week 8 of The Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series! This series is my way of inspiring parents who are looking for creative ways to keep their kids reading this summer. All of the books I am jumping into feature protagonists are girls or women and most of our showcased authors are women as well. […]

Weekend Links: Awesome Booklists for Boys

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It’s time for Weekend Links! This is my chance to share the best-of-the-best in regards to bookish fun and resources that I have encountered over the course of the week. This week I stumbled upon a bounty of booklists just for our boy readers. Some of these are excellent! Enjoy 9 Thrilling Book Series for […]

Bookjumper Summer Inkheart Trilogy Giveaway

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Author Cornelia Funke is one of our favorites and this week we have been celebrating her Inkheart series and other books from her collection. Earlier this week we jumped into her book The Thief Lord and also a deeper look at her Inkheart series here. I’m so happy to be giving away her Inkheart Trilogy […]

Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series: The Wildwood Chronicles 3-Book Giveaway

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Today dear reading friends I present to you an invitation to venture into the world of The Wildwood. Are you brave enough? Are you adventuresome enough? Are you ready to leap into a world that could be in your very own neighborhood? Today we are offering The Wildwood Chronicles 3-Book Giveaway for you to find […]

A Love the Earth Booklist: Preserve,Restore, Reuse {Giveaway}

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Welcome to the next installment of my Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series! This is my way of inspiring parents who are looking for creative ways to keep their kids reading this summer. All of our protagonists are girls or women and most of our showcased authors are women as well. I will be offering up a […]

Michaela MacColl Week: A Michaela MacColl Booklist Giveaway!

Michaela MacColl Week

Welcome to the next installment of my Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series! This is my way of inspiring parents who are looking for creative ways to keep their kids reading this summer. All of our protagonists are girls or women and most of our showcased authors are women as well. I will be offering up a […]

Honoring Helen Keller: A Helen and Annie Booklist

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It was on this day {June 1} 1968 that Helen Keller died in Westport, Connecticut at the age of 87. Blind and deaf from infancy, Keller circumvented her disabilities to become a world-renowned writer and lecturer. Helen Adams Keller was born on June 27, 1880, on a farm near Tuscumbia, Alabama. A normal infant, she […]

Weekend Links: Resources and Activities for Loving Our Earth

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Earth Day has come and gone, but during this last week I have discovered a plethora of amazing earth/nature related activities that could be utilized and enjoyed all year-round. Some are are resources, some are suggested booklists and some are earth-friendly fun for families. But they are all important tools and ideas that will help […]

An Earth Day BookList for The Whole Family

earth day booklist

Today is Earth Day one of my favorite days of the year. It’s a time when humans share a like minded cause of remembering to care and cherish our Earth. Here at Jump into a Book it means, along with getting outside to frolic in nature, it’s a great opportunity to take a good book […]

Confederate History Month: A Civil War Booklist

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Many may already know that April marks the start of Confederate History Month, but another interesting fact is that this year marks the milestone of 150 years since the end of the Civil War. On April 9th and nationwide recognition of this event will take place in the form of ringing bells at 2:15. This […]