The Sharon Creech Edition, Part 2

This Week is..

9/24 - National Punctuation Day


9/25 - Yom Kippur begins at sundown


9/26 - National Women's Health and Fitness Day


9/27 - World Tourism Day


9/28 - Hug a Vegetarian Day


10/1 - Newbery Medalist Sharon Creech Day

Meet Sharon Creech

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A Taste of Sharon's Writing

“If people expect you to be brave, sometimes you pretend that you are, even when you are frightened down to your very bones.”


—Sal, Walk Two Moons



"This wind could bring our fathers sailing right through our windows. You never know about ghosts.”


—Dennis, Pleasing the Ghost



“One person’s trouble is another person’s joy.”


—Sairy, Ruby Holler



“Maybe sudden change of any kind—even unexpected good fortune—jolts your world.”


—Naomi, The Great Unexpected


“It comes, it goes.”


—Witch Wiggins, The Great Unexpected



“It’s not where you’re going that’s important—it’s how you get there.”


—Sophie quoting Bompie, The Wanderer


“What is all this loveliness for?”


—Princess Fabrizia, The Castle Corona



Sharon Creech Introduces The Great Unexpected

Sharon Creech introduces The Great Unexpected