Entries Tagged as 'Christmas'

Michael Recycle Saves Christmas

December 18th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JACQUELINE BODNAR All families who care about animals should also care about the planet. After all, having a healthy planet involves helping to take care of the animals and ensuring that they will have all they need to naturally survive and thrive. Yet we live in a society filled with consumerism, disposables, and […]

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When Santa Turned Green

December 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY Polar bears aren’t the only victims of climate change. In real life, we know that species that inhabit mountaintops and islands are imperiled by the shifting tree compositions and rising sea levels. In fiction, that mythical man with his home snuggled in the glaciers of the north also faces the troubles […]

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Santa’s Littlest Helper

December 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By HUYEN MACMICHAEL Sometimes you just come across a gem. This one is one of a couple library books we checked out while looking for stories about elves. (Yes, my daughter is into that Elf on a Shelf craze and wanted to learn more about elves like her Mr.Whistler scout elf.) I thought Santa‚Äôs […]

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Treasury for All Seasons

December 1st, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM In Treasury for all Seasons, Julie Andrews and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, selected poems and organized them (with introductory sections and including some of their own pieces) using the progression of a year as their guide, from January through to December. Every page of poetry or song includes painted illustrations […]

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