When I was a 8 years old, my parents pulled me out of school for two weeks so we could take a family vacation to Chincoteague, Virginia. The school gave me a list of lessons which I was to complete before returning. I would wake each morning, complete my lessons and spend the rest of the day relaxing and learning with my family.
Two years later, I read Misty of Chincoteague by Margaret Henry for the first time. The words on the page combined with my memories and the book came alive for me.
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