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Julie of the Wolves Trilogy by Jean Craighead George (1972 – 1997)

Julie of the Wolves, Middle Grade Reading Level, 176 pages, published in 1972.  Newbery Medal Winner.  Julie is an Eskimo girl who runs away from her village only to become lost in the wilderness.  By carefully observing a wild wolf … Continue reading

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The Year of Miss Agnes by Kirkpatrick Hill (2000)

Did you have a favorite teacher who changed your life?  I did — Mrs. Ross, my high school choir teacher.  Mrs. Ross was convinced every student could sing a solo.  She refused to take “No” for an answer.  So, like … Continue reading

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