There is an ongoing debate on which to do first. Should you watch the movie or read the book? I think Unbroken, by Laura Hillenbrand might settle the debate. Louis Zamperini lived one of the most amazing lives you've never heard of. An Olympic runner noticed by Hitler himself, his athletic career is worthy of … Continue reading Read Which First? The Book or the Movie? This Summer Read Might Settle the Debate.
LeMond vs. Hinault. If you don't know what that means, you need to read this book. Even if you're hardly interested in the world of cycling now, getting a behind the scenes look into one of sports' greatest rivalries will open your eyes to the strategy and machinations of this incredible competitive sport. Greg LeMond … Continue reading The Bike is Not all PED’s and Pedaling
8 year old Hannah is just learning English. We adopted her from China only 8 months ago and she didn't speak a word of English this past summer. It's been amazing to watch her progress and growth in such a short time. Heading into this Spring, she's already beginning to read her first chapter books. … Continue reading Hannah’s All Over Junie B. Jones Books
Sam loves baseball. Well, full disclosure here: he loves whatever sport he's currently playing. But right now, he LOVES Baseball. And would you believe that a book has played a significant part in his current passion? Baseball can be a challenge though. It's a complicated sport that moves at a slower pace, coupled with a … Continue reading My Son Loves Baseball Just that Much More Because of this Book.