Posts Tagged ‘Classic Books’

Classic Children’s Book: Blubber

Blubber a classic children’s book written in 1974 by Judy Blume addresses the contemporary issue of bullying in a meaningful and engaging way. Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books explains: What You Need to Know: • Blubber is a realistic account of bullying in a fifth grade classroom. • There are some intense, mildly violent scenes where the kids push bullying…

The Classic Book That Inspired Me to Read for Life

I am a devoted reader. I owe a lot of that to my classic book loving Mother. But I also owe a lot of it to one of my 4th grade classmates. I don’t remember which one, but one of those kids gave me the reading bug. It sounds crazy, but it’s true. Devouring Classic Books My Mom was a…