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Posts by Amber Certain

Yummy: The Last Days of A Southside Shorty Read-a-Likes

This list offers many materials that deal with intense, serious and contemporary real world issues.Read More ›

Monster by Walter Dean Myers

Monster is a book that will make you “think about all the tomorrows of your life.” Read More ›

What's All the Buzz About? Honeybees

"The only reason for being a bee that I know of is to make honey ...  And the only reason for making honey, is so as I can eat it." —Winnie the Pooh

I have found myself enthralled in the world of honeybees and their plight. I don't know how much people know about colony collapse disorder, but it's a real thing!

I love tea and I love honey... but there is a major problem in our world right now that I think either people are ignoring or just simply have no 

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