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Paul Adams: Listening Theme - Christmas Music Marathon 2011

Listening Theme – Christmas Music Marathon 2011
by Paul Adams on Friday, December 2, 2011 at 1:41pm

Seasons greetings one and all,

Well folks, it’s December so it’s that time of the year when sheer stupidity takes over and I undertake my annual Christmas Music Marathon.

It started 2 years ago when I set myself the daunting challenge of [...]



40 Forever: Emily and Einstein

Emily and Einstein
I love this silly book:

Lee, Linda F. Emily and Einstein. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2011.

Moments before he is about to break his wife’s heart by telling her he wants a divorce, Sandy Portman gets hit by a car and turns into a dog. His widow Emily, a smart young woman in the [...]

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There’s A River, Sweet Virginia

You walked the garden wall with me
You walked the garden wall with me
I could have had eternity
And we came upon the secret tree
Turned us out eventually
We took the muddy Euphrates

There’s a river, sweet Virginia
Rolling out, it’s like a dream
Join me now, you have it in ya
We’ll come around

And [...]

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If I go out, in the quiet
Like I always do,
The soft trees, try to hide
Like I always do,

Come on night
Sweet night
Sweet angel
Come on night
I’m in the garden
Bring the light

A stones throw,
not far away
Like they always do, friends stay
But they lay down,
Drift away
Are you sleeping?
Can’t you hear me say?

Come on night
Sweet night
Sweet angel
Come on [...]

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40 Forever on Thanksgiving Books

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Thanksgiving books

Here are three great children’s books about Thanksgiving:

Pilkey, Dav. ‘Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving. New York: Orchard Books, 1990.

While on a field trip to Farmer Mack Nugget’s farm, students decide to save the lives of 8 gobblers cleverly named Ollie, Stanley, Larry, Moe, Wally, Beaver, Shemp, and Groucho. This funny [...]