Something To Do, Summer Reading Book Adventures

Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage Changed Music

{Guest post by Hannah Rials} Margarita Engle’s new book Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage Changed Music is an inspiring story based on true events. And since I played drums in high school, this poem has a special place in my heart. Us female drummers have to stick together! Girl’s didn’t drum. That’s just the… Read More Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl’s Courage Changed Music

Family Book Festival

Family Book Festival: Julia Dweck and Kingdom Keepers

Welcome to our February Family Book Festival! We’re chasing away the doldrums of winter by jumping into the favorite books of our author, illustrator, blogger friends. Today I’m happy to introduce you to fellow children’s book author Julia Dweck. Julia Dweck and I have become fast friends this year in our ever creative book world.… Read More Family Book Festival: Julia Dweck and Kingdom Keepers