Janet B.-W.

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Wimpy Kid Series to Hit 150M in Print

With the November 4 publication of the next Diary of a Wimpy Kid book, <i>The Long Haul</i>, Jeff Kinney's series will surpass 150 million copies in print …

Why kids should choose their own books to read in school

By Valerie Strauss<p>, Reporter<p>At one time many public schools gave students time to read books of their own choosing, an activity based on the common-sense theory that kids will read what interests them, and that kids who can choose what they read will learn to enjoying reading, and, hence, read …

The Maze Runner: have you read the book?

The book behind the hit film is a punchy, original thrill ride<p>Right now, dystopias are in. Or at least they are if you’re under 20. James Dashner’s The Maze Runner, the first of a trilogy (there’s also a prequel), joins <b>The Hunger Games</b> and <b>Divergent</b> as the latest futuristic Young Adult thriller to …

How Videogames Like Minecraft Actually Help Kids Learn to Read

Brecht Vandenbroucke<p><b>Minecraft is the</b> hot new videogame among teachers and parents. It's considered genuinely educational: Like an infinite set of …

How-To: Travel Cable Cozy

Keep cables, chargers, and must-have electronics accessories organized and easy to find with this fantastic travel cable cozy tutorial from Sammy at Live it. Love it. Make it.<p>This definitely looks a whole lot better than the Ziploc bag that I’ve been tossing in my carryon—it even rolls up, so …

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