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No certificate November 1, 2011

Filed under: Uncategorized — Kristi @ 7:45 am

“He’s got lots of certificates,” Rob offered. “They’re all framed and hung upon his wall.”

“I bet he ain’t got no certificate for sense though,” said Willie May darkly. (from The Tiger Rising by Kate DiCamillo)

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One Response to “No certificate”

  1. soosieq Says:

    I love this book. I used it in a summer session ESL course, and my students (mostly from Japan) loved it, too. I was impressed with how well they connected with the book on an emotional level, in spite of the fact that their background was so different from the novel’s setting. I’m glad to see the book here.


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