Celebrations for WORLD BOOK DAY are happening today in schools everywhere. Students arrived in class dressed up as their favorite character and enjoying author visits, as well as sharing their own books published through Writers’ Workshop. It’s an opportunity to inspire enthusiasm for one’s favorite titles and create awareness of the diverse and worthwhile reads out there.
No longer an educator participating in these school celebrations, I chose to share a book review of an eBook that was recently written by a woman while undergoing breast cancer and extended preventative surgery. Tanyia Pelham was motivated to write, HEARTS of the PRAIRIE PAST, as she convalesced and reminisced about her youth in the 70’s, living on a ranch situated near … Read the rest