Xena's Mom

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Industry Education
Occupation School Library Media Specialist
Location Charlevoix, Michigan, United States
Introduction I began teaching as a school librarian in 1973. It has been the single best decision that I have ever made. Every morning during the school year I can hardly wait to see my students to explore what we can discover together.
Interests Cooking, gardening, reading, book collecting, storytelling, scrapbooking and card making, outdoor exercise with my dog especially in the fall and winter
Favorite Movies Mama Mia, August Rush, Pride and Prejudice, Lord of the Rings, The Holiday, Love Actually, Moulin Rouge, Ever After, Never Been Kissed, Something's Gotta Give, Avatar, all Superhero movies, Disney movies, actually every movie in my 300+ collection
Favorite Music Movie soundtracks and Broadway musicals, Josh Groban, El Divo, Rock and roll, Classical
Favorite Books anything Janet Evanovich, the Highlander series, the Anna Pigeon series by Nevada Barr, the Kate Shugak series by Dana Stabenow, John Dunning's Cliff Janeway books, , Sue Henry's Jessie Arnold books, all books by Patricia Polacco, all books by Jan Brett, all books by Chris Van Allsburg, all books by Mo Willems, all books by Eric Carle, all books by Tomie dePaola, Alphabet books, J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter books, Inkheart series by Cornelia Funke, I have a growing collection of children's picture books and my YA collection is growing by leaps and bounds as each new series appears My total collection numbers over 3, 000 now.

The children are waiting! Please tell them the story about the bald frog with the wig:

That person was raised in the wilds of Alaska with wolves.