Forge (Seeds of America, #2) by Laurie Halse Anderson. The sequel to Chains, Forge is an unforgettable tale of the grimmest days for Washington's troops at Valley Forge, told from the perspective of a young African American soldier and former slave, Curzon.
Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier/The Avengers: So true. Steve's ability to stand up for what's right is impeccable; reason why he's my favorite Avenger. You can learn so much from him. (Yes I know that Dumbledore said this in Harry Potter.)
The magic of Sesame Street; why it works; how this TV show differs from today's on screen programming. And, why it's still relevant today. Thanks Sesame Street, for being their for my kids, now my grandkids - and for your kids.