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Madlenka by Peter Sis – Book Review (Around the World in 50 weeks)

Madlenka   Written and Illustrated by Peter Sis Published by Farra Strauss Giroux 2000 Suitable for ages 3-7 The story of Madlenka is about an exuberant little girl, who lives in New York City. When she find out her tooth … Continue reading

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Asia, Africa and Latin America

For books 27-29 of the Read to Me Picture book challenge I have chosen folktales/legends from three different continents. Though folktales are fiction, they extol theĀ beliefs, customs, tales, music, and art of a culture – the values of a society. … Continue reading

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