Author: kyryiann

Bambi

By Felix Salten Illustrated by Richard Cowdrey   Short Snippet from Bambi: “For a long time the creature stood without moving. Then it stretched out a leg from high up near it’s face. Bambi had not even noticed that one was there. But as that terrible leg was reaching out into the air Bambi was Read More

Kyryi’s Book Club

Hey! Welcome to Kyryi’s Book Club! I have a double post today. One book for boys and one for girls. We will start with the book for boys.   Thor Short snippet from Thor: “Thor didn’t say anything for a moment. He simply gazed up at the sun, which was now high in the sky, Read More

Moroni 7:11

Spiritual Thought for February 18th, 2018 My scripture for today is Moroni 7:11, which says, “For behold, a bitter fountain cannot bring forth good water; neither can a good fountain bring forth bitter water; wherefore, a man being a servant of the devil cannot follow Christ; and if he follow Christ he cannot be a Read More

Kyryi’s Corner

Kyryi’s Corner Hey readers! How’s it going? I have a super full library bag this week. You might not be interested in reading this, but I’m going to post it anyway. Some people might like these posts. I have a lot of books. Like, I can barely carry my library bag for more than five minutes. Read More

Elska

By Catherine Hapka Illustrated by Ruth Sanderson Short Snippet from Elska: “A few days after my foaling, the rest of the herd left my birth meadow. I kept pace easily, sometimes walking or trotting and sometimes tölting with Tappi. We forded a fast, cold, shallow river that tumbled down from the mountains in a series Read More

Ella Enchanted

By Gail Carson Levine A Newbery Honor Award book! Short snippet from Ella Enchanted: “For a full three minutes I delayed getting dressed. It was a terrible game I played, trying to break my curse, seeing how long I could last against the need to do as I had been told. There was a buzzing Read More

The Princess in Black

The Princess in Black by Shannon Hale and Dean Hale Illustrated by Leuyen Pham Short snippet from The Princess in Black: “Princesses do not run. Princesses do not stuff frilly pink dresses into broom closets. Princesses do not wear black. And princesses most definitely do not slide down secret chutes and high-jump castle walls. But Read More

The Pout-Pout Fish

The Pout-Pout Fish, by Deborah Dieson Pictures by Dan Hanna Short snippet from The Pout-Pout Fish: “Deep in the water Where the fish hang out Lives a glum gloomy swimmer With an ever-present pout.   ‘I’m a pout-pout fish With a pout-pout face So I spread the dreary-wearies All over the place.’   Blub Bluuub Read More

NERDS

NERDS by Micheal Buckley Short snippet from the book itself: “That night, Jackson couldn’t help but replay the scene in his head. He was sure the herd had gone down that hallway. How had Ruby, Heathcliff, Duncan, Matilda, and Flinch disappeared? A funny thought occurred to him. Could they have been hiding in the lockers Read More

Matthew 25:13

Spiritual thought for January 21, 2018.   Today my scripture is from the New Testament. Matthew 25:13 says “Watch therefore, for ye know neither the day nor the hour wherein the son of man cometh.” What I like about this verse is the truth that you can never know exactly what day Jesus Christ will Read More

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