Category Archives: Children’s literature

Earth Day 2020 – Picture Book: Outside In

The theme for Earth Day 2020 is climate action. The enormous challenge — but also the vast opportunities — of action on climate change have distinguished the issue as the most pressing topic for the 50th anniversary.  Climate change represents … Continue reading

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Hi, I’m Norman – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Hi, I’m Norman – The Story of American Illustrator NORMAN ROCKWELL Author: Robert Burleigh Illustrator: Wendell Minor  Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 2019 Ages: 5-9 Themes: American artists, Norman Rockwell, oil paintings, artist’s biography, Opening: Hi, I’m Norman, Norman Rockwell. Come on in. This is … Continue reading

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Play Like an Animal – Perfect Picture Book Friday & Giveaway

Title: Play Like an Animal, Why Critters Splash, Race, Twirl and Chase Author: Maria Gianferrari Illustrator: Mia Powell  Publisher: Millbrook Press, 2020 Ages: 5-9 Themes: animals, playing, playing to learn, playing for fun Second spread: You love to play! Animals do too! When animals … Continue reading

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