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Manhattan – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Manhattan: Mapping the Story of an Island Author & Illustrator: Jennifer Thermes  Publisher: Henry N. Abrams, 2019 Ages: 6+ Themes: geography, city planning, sociology, historiography, cartography, Manhattan, maps, urban growth, New Amsterdam 62 pages, nonfiction Opening: MILLIONS OF YEARS AGO, when the … Continue reading

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Back to School – The Other Side of the Desk! (MFA Musings)

My vacation was over. No more Wednesday evening sailing on the Hudson! Back to school, only this year, I was no longer the teacher! I was still lodging with friends when I attended my first MFA class. Bold or blend? … Continue reading

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My New York – perfect Picture Book Friday

My New York By Kathy Jacobsen Published by Little Brown in 1993, Anniversary edition printed in 2003. Ages: 5-adult Themes: Manhattan, visiting, New York City Availability: Still in print. Yay! Opening Lines/Synopsis: My name is Becky and I live near the New … Continue reading

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