Tag Archives: Celebrating reading

Friday Open Thread

TGIF, Everyone! What’s on your bookshelves, tablets, Kindles, etc.? Here’s what I’m currently reading: Autobiography of a People: Three Centuries of African American History Told by Those Who Lived It And check out this amazing couple’s efforts to literally get … Continue reading

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Photos: First Lady Michelle Obama reads Dr. Seuss to kids, celebs at NEA’s Read Across America kickoff

 The Washington Post Michelle Obama would not, could not, in the rain, she said Wednesday. Speaking to elementary school children, the first lady affirmed that she similarly would not, could not with a mouse — or in a house, or … Continue reading

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