Category Archive: Reading & Education

Nov 07

Cyber-bullying and the destructive effects!

Sadly, most children have been cyber-bullied at one time or another.  Between social media, cell …

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Nov 04

Childhood Obesity?

We live in a society driven by a thin and fit body image, which contradicts …

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Oct 08

And the Winner Is…..

MELINDA! At the end of the summer we put together a panel of judges consisting …

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Sep 29

Meet Elise! Summer Writing Superstars Finalist!

Elise is the third of our Summer Writing Superstars finalists.  She is 14 years old …

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Sep 27

Meet Melinda! Summer Writing Superstars Finalist!

Melinda is the second of our three finalists from our Summer Writing Superstars.  She is …

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Sep 24

Meet Dakota! Summer Writing Superstars Finalist!

Meet Dakota, one of our three finalists for the Summer Writing Superstars Contest!  Dakota is 10 …

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Sep 23

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

As you might have guessed, we love the library.   After all, “libraries are the ‘open …

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Summer Writing Superstars Finalists!

Summer Superstars Writing Finalists | www.whenigrowupbooks.comEnd of summer celebrations and back-to-school distracted us momentarily but we are happy to announce the finalists in the Summer Superstars Writing Contest! Each finalist will receive a $100 Amazon Gift Certificate and a WIGU book of their choice.  And the finalists are…….

  • Melinda M. who wants to be an artist
  • Elise D. who wants to be an opthamologist


  • Dakota F. who wants to be a music teacher

Congratulations to our three finalists!  The Grand Prize Winner will be announced next week and will win an additional $250 Amazon Gift Card as well as $1000 for the school or library of their choice. Stay Tuned!

Sep 02

The Book-Reading Habits of Students in American Schools

Do you ever wonder about the book-reading habits of students in American schools? The report, …

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Aug 27

Back to School Teacher Quotes

As children and teachers around the world head back to school, we thought it would …

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