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Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush is a great tween Spring Break book

Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush is a great tween Spring Break book
Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush is a  novel by Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz aimed at middle grade students.  My tween very much enjoyed the novel that features sixth grade heroine Lola Zola who sets up a lemonade stand to make money when both her parents are laid off from their jobs. Although the... Read more »

Author Judy Blume shares cancer diagnosis with wit and honesty

Author Judy Blume shares cancer diagnosis with wit and honesty
Much of our family reading time this summer was spent with Judy Blume books.  It was a treat to revisit the adventures of the Hatchers in “Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing,” “Fudge” and “Superfudge.”  It was also a treat to revisit Blume’s work, to remember parts of the books I had forgotten, and to... Read more »