Tag: weather

Something (Sort of) Old: Nigel Quinlan’s The Maloneys’ Magical Weatherbox

Something (Sort of) Old: Nigel Quinlan’s The Maloneys’ Magical Weatherbox

Lynn: Last week, I wrote about my struggle to reconcile my remaining to-read pile of 2015 books with the rapidly growing stack of new 2016 titles. I know it sounds hopeless, but I’m forging ahead by alternating new and old—this time, the latter, with a charming and unusual fantasy from last year that, regrettably, I didn’t get to until last week: Nigel Quinlan’s The […]

Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head: Rainy Day Books

Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head: Rainy Day Books

Lynn: Here is a treasure for every classroom studying the water cycle! Raindrops Roll (2015), by April Pulley Sayre, is a visual gem that provides a close-up look at the action of raindrops. The book opens by setting the stage: “Rain is coming. You can feel it in the air.” Each page has a gorgeous photograph, […]