Rivânia de Pernambuco, a salvadora de livros  — Domadora de Camaleões

Há histórias que redimem os dias. Esta é uma delas. Quando as águas do rio Una ameaçavam invadir a casa, a avó de Rivânia disse-lhe “põe na mochila o que for o mais importante”. A menina de 8 anos obedeceu. Encheu-a com os livros e os cadernos da escola. Em Várzeas do Una, em Pernambuco,uma […]

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Título Perfeito sobre a Guerra — PROJETOS NO PAPEL

réquiem substantivo masculino 1. litur prece que a Igreja faz para os mortos. 2. mús composição sobre o texto litúrgico da missa dos mortos cujo introito começa com as palavras latinas requiem aeternam (‘repouso eterno’). Esta edição do livro Rèquiem da autora japonesa Shizuko Go, de 1972, recebeu o Prêmio Akutagawa um ano após seu […]

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New Release: One Of Us Is Lying — RAY UNRAVELED

On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing. Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher. And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview […]

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The Story of a New Name — So Many Books

It took me several months to get through The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante, the second book in her Neapolitan series, not because I didn’t enjoy it, but because I kept getting interrupted by other things. You see, I borrowed the book from the university library where I work and it had […]

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Review—Girl on the Verge by Pintip Dunn { Giveaway!} — Wandering Bark Books

I loved Pintip Dunn’s book The Darkest Lie, and I’m so excited to be a part of Xpresso Book Tours’ blog tour for her new book, Girl on the Verge!

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Across the Generations: Four New Picture Books Celebrate the Power of Grandparents – The New York Times

In these picture books, grandparents (and grandparent figures) show children how to take in the world around them.

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