Category Archives: Children’s literature

The Stuff of Stars – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: The Stuff of Stars Author: Marion Dane Bauer Illustrator: Ekua Holmes Publisher: Candlewick, 2018 Ages: 5-11 Themes: universe, big bang, evolution, wonder, humanity, biology, science     Opening: In the dark, in the dark, in the deep, deep, dark, a speck floated, invisible as a … Continue reading

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Business Pig – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Business Pig Author & Illustrator: Andrea Zuill Publisher: Sterling Children’s Books, 2018 Ages: 4-7 Themes: pigs, business, jobs, adoption, animal sanctuary, being different       Opening: One Morning at the Sunshine Sanctuary for farm Animals, Jelly Bean the sow gave birth … Continue reading

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Love is Love – PPBF and #Pride Month

Title: Love is Love Author: Michael Genhart Illustrator: Ken Min  Publisher: Little Pickle Press, June 2018 Ages: 4-7 Themes: pride, alternative family, two dads, bullying, lgbtqia+   Opening: I’ve got a problem. Today some kids were laughing at my shirt.  They … Continue reading

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