Author Archives: Joanna

Fresh Picked Poetry – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Fresh-Picked Poetry, A Day at the Farmer’s Market Author: Michelle Schaub Illustrator: Amy Huntington Publisher: Charlesbridge, 2017 Ages: 5-8 Themes: farmer’s market, friendship, healthy eating, fresh produce Genre: poetry, slice-0f-life Opening: Market Day Today Its market day Hooray. Hooray! Spy the wonders … Continue reading

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Tell Me About Sex, Grandma – Perfect picture Book Friday

Title: Tell me About Sex, Grandma Author & Illustrator: Anastasia Higginbotham Publisher: The feminist Press at Cuny, 2017 Ages: 7+ Themes: sex, growing up, natural curiosity, feelings, the spectrum, safety, sex ed for all ages, choice Opening: Sex is everywhere. Synopsis: A book … Continue reading

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Cat Tales & 125 Pet Rescues – Two Book Recommendations and a Giveaway

Title: 125 Rescues, From Pound to Palace: Homeless Pets made Happy Publisher: National Geographic Kids 2017 Ages: 6-11 Nonfiction, 112 pages Themes: animals, pet rescues, pets, pet sanctuaries Opening: In many ways, they’re just like pets in your own life. They have quirks, … Continue reading

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