• snicker of magic two books that made my eyes leak
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    Two Books That Made My Eyes Leak

    As a general rule of thumb, I’m not a crier. I make exceptions for the occasional sappy movie and anytime my kids are on stage. Oh, and when I was pregnant I could cry during┬áthose Coca-Cola commercials with the polar bears. Dang hormones. The point is I don’t remember the last time my kids saw me cry. That’s why it’s a little awkward that the two books that made me cry recently are CHILDREN’S BOOKS that I was reading aloud to my CHILDREN. Oy. On a whim, I picked up A Snicker of Magic┬áby Natalie Lloyd while in a bookstore in Corvallis, Oregon. It was on the bookshelf of staff…