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Be the Change, A Grandfather Gandhi Story – PPBF

Title: Be the Change, A Grandfather Gandhi Story Authors: Arun Gandhi and Bethany Hegedus Illustrator: Evan Turk Publisher:  Simon and Schuster, 2016 Ages: 7-11 Themes: being the change, Gandhi, passive violence, autobiographical, wastefulness Dedication page: The World knows him as Mahatma Gandhi,                                                                     Great … Continue reading

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Out of the Way! Out of the Way! – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Out of the Way! Out of the Way! Written by: Uma Krishnaswami; illustrated by Uma Krishnaswamy Published by: Groundwork Books, 2010 Ages: 4-8 Themes: passage of time, India, trees Opening Lines: A dusty path ran through a village. People and animals … Continue reading

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Heart of a Tiger – Perfect Picture Book Friday

As a follow-up to my non-fiction book on big cats last week, Leo the Snow Leopard, I wanted to review one of my favorite fictional picture books about little cats. HEART OF A TIGER Written by Marsha Diane Arnold, and … Continue reading

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