Tag Archives: Secret Saturdays

GUEST POST: Poppa Was A Rolling Stone, by Torrey Maldonado

Note: Heartfelt thanks to Torrey Maldonado, whose article inspired me to start the Father’s Day series. This is a bit longer than a regular post, but you will be glad you read. FatherLESS Days is also featured on The Latina … Continue reading

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Monday Interview: Author Torrey Maldonado

Hi everyone! Today I’m thrilled to grill educator and author Torrey Maldonado, whose book Secret Saturdays made the ALA Quick Pick List. Secret Saturdays summary : Sean and Justin are 12, both half Black and half Puerto Rican (note: How … Continue reading

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MG/YA Review: SECRET SATURDAYS, by Torrey Maldonado

Grade Level: 5-9 One of my favorite quotes “Boys and men out here think they can’t ever be sensitive because that’s considered soft or gay. And if the next guy shows some gentle emotion, they say he’s soft or gay.” … Continue reading

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