In short, the movie is a rare finale that both continues and builds upon the thematic ideas of the previous films and brings everything to a pitch-perfect conclusion.
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Oh no! You've ruined my plan! Wait, if I take that trade, then there's a small chance that my plan may yet prevail! Haha!
A, age 8, during an exciting game of chess
A photo essay about our morning at the playground.
There is magic in starlight, of course. This is well known, but because the light travels such a long distance, the magic in it is fragile and diffused, stretched into the most delicate of threads. There is enough magic in starlight to content a baby and fill its belly, and in large enough quantities, starlight can awaken the best in that baby's heart and soul and mind. It is enough to bless, but not to enmagic.
Moonlight however. That is a different story.
Moonlight is magic. Ask anyone you like.
- The Girl Who Drank the Moon, by Kelly Barnhill
A look at what we’ve been reading together this year!
When we found out that one of our family favorite picture book authors was having a signing in Denver, we had to check it out, and it didn’t disappoint!