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Goodreads Review: “The Baby-Sitters Club #32: Kristy and the Secret of Susan”

April is World Autism Month (April 2nd is Autism Awareness – er, excuse me, Appreciation – Day (don’t listen to Autism Speaks), and I had recalled reading a book in the Baby-Sitters Club series, when Kristy baby-sat a young girl living with Autism.

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Goodreads Review: “…And Then You Die of Dysentery: Lessons in Adulting From the Oregon Trail”

The latest book in my 2019 reading challenge (it was a quick read) couples the pioneer era struggle of crossing the country by wagon trail with the struggles of adult life.

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Goodreads Review: Where Am I Now?: True Stories of Girlhood and Accidental Fame

My second book of my 2019 Goodreads Reading Challenge is the true story of girlhood fame, and finding a way in the real world after leaving that fame…only to find fame on a different level, much later on.

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