Saturday, April 24, 2021

#atozchallenge U is for Uniquely, Unicorns, Ugly, Understanding, Unspeakable

#AtoZChallenge 2021 April Blogging from A to Z Challenge letter U


An alphabet of J's favorite blogs


U is for uniquely maladjusted but fun
I love THIS blog because:
  • the A to Z story this month is fun to read
  • Jamie is very passionate (and my cousin-in-law) 
  • I never know what the posts are going to be about next       



#atozchallenge Usborne books for Children


“Unicorns in Uniform” is part of a Phonics Readers series! These silly, animal-based stories incorporate phonics to teach sound-to-letter correspondence! They are great as a read-aloud for older toddlers and preschoolers, that progresses to independent readings. Children can even follow along with a recording using the QR code on the back cover! There are SO many in this series and even combination collections that will save you a few!


🦄 If you're doing the Scavenger hunt, here you go!

USA flag "Shipping only available to USA and  military bases from the provided Usborne link." - Kathryn Mowers (Consultant for the Dorner family)



J's TBR pile #atozchallenge


U is for these books on my TBR:

  • Ugly (A Many Lives Ascendants Story) by Laxmi Hariharan
    • a secret that will change the destiny of Earth forever
    • story about the beginning of the Immortals
  • Understanding Show, Don't Tell: (And Really Getting It) by Janice Hardy
    • I had borrowed and started reading this book and ran out of time. I bought my own copy so I can finish it. I enjoyed what I read so far.
    • A writer's reference book
  • Unspeakable Things by Jess Lourey
    • 1980's suspense
    • strange parties and deviant guests


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QUESTIONS: 
  • Have you been to this favorite blog of mine?
  • Have you read any of these books?
  • What's your favorite of the 13 continuous stories in the A to Z challenge 2021?
        

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8 comments:

  1. Awww! 😻 Thanks for the shoutout to my blog!

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  2. I have been to the blog. No to the books, and I don't have a favorite continuous story. It's interesting now that we're to U, just how many blogs I've been to. They are already that purple text that lets me know I've been there! I have been to today's blog several times though.
    Ha! Thanks for the Uniform for today's scavenger hunt! I found one with a uniform pattern.

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  3. Unicorns in Uniforms sounds like something my daughter would enjoy reading!
    https://iainkellywriting.com/2021/04/24/the-state-trilogy-a-z-guide-u/

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  4. “Unicorns in Uniform” sounds perfect for a phonics lesson presented as entertainment. I have visited Jamie's blogsite and agree, you never know what to expect next. Thanks for helping with my scavenger list.

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  5. Honestly, I haven't read any of the continuous stories this month, prioritising folklore and myth blogs, even skipping visiting my usual A-Z haunts with the limited time I have for blogging right now.

    Ronel visiting for the A-Z Challenge with an A-Z of Faerie: Unnatural Magic

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  6. Unoicorns in uniform sounds great for youngsters

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  7. I'm having trouble tying up all the rleationships I've discovdred this month. Well, last month. Yes, I've visited Uniquely Maladjusted often.
    Confused....

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