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Cynthia Lord on Swan’s Island

The day before Thanksgiving break, we boarded the ferry to Swan’s Island along with author Cynthia Lord and school principal Crystal DaGraca as snow flurries began to fall around us. School was closing early due to the snow and we used our travel time to revamp the schedule for the day. That’s often where island […]

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Cindy Lord heads Downeast

In early November, IRW brought Cynthia Lord on a much-anticipated Downeast tour. Especially exciting was the fact that, in addition to a return visit to Beals Elementary School, she was visiting two new IRW partner schools: Beatrice Rafferty School in Sipayik (Pleasant Point Passamaquoddy Reservation) and Edmunds Consolidated School. All three schools read and received […]

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Wish you were there!

Dear IRW Friends, I wish all of you could have joined us on Thursday June 4 at the launch of Cynthia Lord’s new book, A Handful of Stars, at the Milbridge Elementary School.  There are not enough superlatives to adequately express how truly amazing this event was. To put the event in context, several months ago […]

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