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40 Children's Books that teach courage. Age ranges from infant to elementary! Perfect for character building lessons around Memorial Day and other holidays celebrating our country.

Children's Books that Teach Courage - Carrots Are Orange

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Perhaps you can tell a person by his or her book! (picture only)

Greek Quinoa Salad - 1c uncooked quinoa / 1c diced tomatoes / 1c diced cucumber / 1c feta cheese / 1/2 c sliced kalamata olives or 3/4 c sliced black olives / 1/4 c diced red onion / 1t chopped mint / 1t chopped parsley / 1t fresh dill / juice of 2 lemons (3-4 tb) / 2 tb olive oil / salt & pepper to taste

10 "must reads" from Mind Body Green. The real history of yoga and a lot of neuroscience on belief

Read the book first, then watch the movie. Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10: Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson: 978031632...

The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History: Robert M. Edsel, Bret Witter: 9781599951508: Amazo...

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Pick Up These Books When You Need a Good Cry—Sometimes it feels incredibly good to weep along with the plot. Here, a few novels and memoirs to dig into with a box of tissues by your side.

"If Only You People Could Follow Directions" by Jessica Hendry Nelson; A quirkily mesmerizing debut memoir about a dysfunctional family wracked by alcoholism and drug addiction. Bittersweet and wryly funny.

"All Russians Love Birch Trees" by Olga Grjasnowa; Masha, an Azerbaijani-born student living in Germany, flees to Israel after her boyfriend's death, in this provocative first novel.

"The Time Regulation Institute" by Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar; Translated into English for the first time by a major U.S. publisher, this 1954 absurdist Turkish classic probes the collision of tradition and modernity through the story of a man who helps create an organization charged with changing all the country's clocks to Western time.

"Cairo: Memoir of a City Transformed" by Ahdaf Soueif; This firsthand account of the revolution that ousted President Hosni Mubarak offers a window onto the uprising, and contrasts Egypt's current strife with the author's peaceful childhood.

"Soy Sauce for Beginners" by Kirstin Chen; Despite swearing never to join the family trade, Gretchen leaves the U.S. to return to her native Singapore and help out in her dad's soy sauce business.

16 awesome chapter books with a winter theme. Snuggle up with the kids for a read aloud session! Click to get the entire list.