Saturday’s Pick: Dickensen Academy

This week’s Saturday’s Pick is Dickensen Academy by Christine Grabowski About Dickensen Academy Dickensen Academy, secluded in the mountains of the Pacific Northwest, may be Autumn’s dream come true…or her worst nightmare. The school isn’t a typical boarding school. The faculty is hiding an unbelievable secret within their fine arts program. When Autumn Mattison receives an […]

The Christmas Prayer – New Life

Chapter 9 – New Life as Husband & Wife Life in Menomonie was anything but easy in 1884. The logging industry of Maine had moved toward the Midwest by the 1880s. Between 1855 and 1884 the industry had increased by over 1,000 percent between the Chippewa Valley forests and the woods of Dunn County. Millions of […]

Middle-Grade Books for Christmas

The Perfect Middle-Grade Books for Christmas Giving We all understand how critically important reading proficiency is for our students. Choosing the right middle-grade books this holiday season is our first step in improving their reading habits. Reading will improve their vocabulary and broaden their worldview. This list of books is teacher and mom approved. Make […]