Gwendolyn Cooper Saves the World (4th Installment)

Part 1 Here. Seriously. Read the previous parts or you’ll be lost, maybe even if you’ve read them before. There was noise coming from the kitchen. Gwen’s parents aren’t home—the movie won’t be over ‘til midnight. But still, noise. Gwen pinches herself to make sure she isn’t dreaming still. No, she’s not (or so she thinks). …

Excellent Children’s Books for Children and Adults

Mr. Popper’s Penguins This book is hilarious and enjoyable. Mr. Popper, a painter, is obsessed with Antarctica. He sends a letter to Admiral Drake, Antarctic explorer. Admiral Drake sends him a penguin in response. Mr. Popper keeps him in the icebox—until they get another penguin. A female penguin. This book is, essentially, fluff. But it’s …