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Book Review of Benjamin Franklinstein Lives!

The 18th Century Secret Society never dreamed that this would happen! This could be the perfect book. It is filled with fascinating, engaging characters, actual history, scientific concepts explained, amusing and intricately accurate illustrations, a mystery to solve, the ticking clock, an explosive climax and best of all, humor. It is officially written for children …

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Review of Fractions = Trouble! by Claudia Mills

For many third graders, math is a struggle, and fractions are trouble!  But here is help.  For homework, have them read this book. Wilson can’t understand fractions, so his mother makes him go to a tutor every Saturday morning.  He is humiliated.  He keeps his tutor a secret from everyone.  But he is surprised that …

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