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YA Literature – Beyond Harry Potter

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011
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Young-adult fiction or young adult literature (often abbreviated as YA) is fiction written for, published for, or marketed to adolescents and young adults, roughly ages

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Bring Your Kids And Bring Your Gran—
They’ll All Delight In Wonderland

Sunday, April 24th, 2011
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Wonderland has the potential to be this season’s Wicked. In fact, it’s really an amalgam of both Alice in Wonderland and The Wizard of Oz.

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New York Childhood in the Olden Days: Nostalgic Look Back

Thursday, April 8th, 2010
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“The Olden Days,” a phrase that my daughters used when they were young, amalgamates wildly different times in the past. In New York City’s Olden

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Who Took the Wonder Out of Wonderland?

Sunday, March 7th, 2010
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When Abraham Lincoln said over 150 years ago, “What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself,” he could have easily been talking today

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Alice in Wonderland—Timeless as the White Rabbit’s Watch

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010
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“It’s still new. It’s still fresh. If it were written yesterday and released on shelves today, people would still be as amazed by it as

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Tim Burton Wows at the MoMA

Monday, March 1st, 2010
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“It’s been nonstop since day one,” says a weary information booth clerk in the lobby of the Museum of Modern Art. A security guard practically

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Alice Posters All Around the Town

Sunday, February 28th, 2010
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It’s impossible to miss the fact that Tim Burton’s film, Alice in Wonderland, will be opening on March 5. Whether you are walking down the

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“I’m late! I’m late!” Exercise Lesson from the White Rabbit

Sunday, February 28th, 2010
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By Kenley Ferrara If we could be as on-the-move as the White Rabbit, the time-oriented and hurried character from both Lewis Carroll’s book Alice’s Adventures

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