Spot Light • December 2014

The Rumor by Monique Felix (Chronicle, 2011) Publisher Summary  Word travels quickly through a peaceful village when a hungry beast is spotted in the hills. Some say he has ears that can hear a potential meal from a mile away! Others declare that his stink is enough to kill you with just one whiff! Still […]

Mending Broken Windows

“…our children shouldn’t have to be afraid. I shouldn’t have to be afraid when they walk out the door.” 1 Last week, my 5 a.m. consciousness struggled to place these newscaster’s words. Somehow, Deborah Wiles’ Revolution, fresh in my mind, projected like a newsreel right into the morning’s story. This news was Ferguson, MO, not […]