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17 Books for Chinese New Year

This February 8th is Chinese New Year. As we ring in the year of the monkey, why not take some time to celebrate Chinese culture? Here are a few books that feature Chinese or Chinese-American customs, cultures, and experiences: The  Money Dragon – Pam Chun A Chinese girl living in Hawaii tells about her controlling […]

17 Books Your Christmas List is Missing

A Christmas Carol, The Cricket on the Hearth, The Chimes  (by Charles Dickens) Of course, the top of our Christmas list is the story of old Ebenezer Scrooge. But A Christmas Carol was not the only Christmas story Dickens ever wrote, and there are quite a few collections that have all three of these stories […]