Tag Archives: Ruth Ayres

Learning to Value Celebration by Ruth Ayres

On the last stop of the blog tour for her latest book Celebrating Writers, author Ruth Ayres talks about how she came to realize that celebrations were an important part of the writing process. You can preview her book online (www.stenhouse.com/0950.asp) and be sure to leave a comment or ask a question to be entered […]

Investing In Reading Lives by Ruth Ayres

“Mom, I’ve decided to start a reading club,” Sam, age 7, soon to be a second grader, declared. It’s 6:23 am and he’s standing beside me in Ninjago jammies, sticking up hair, and Wonderstruck grasped between both hands. “It’s early, Buddy,” I say, still wanting to stretch a few more lines before the house wakes […]