Tag Archives: New York City

Leonard Marcus – Children’s Literature Interview

I met Leonard Marcus three years ago, shortly after arriving in New York. An author/illustrator friend who gives wonderful kid lit parties in her small New York apartment was gracious enough to invite me to one. Thoroughly new to writing … Continue reading

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Laundry Day – Cybils Picture Book Fiction Review

Following on from my Friday book recommendation about a red-tailedhawk in New York City, I have another New York book for you today, with a historical flavor. Laundry day By Maurie J. Manning Published by Clarion Books, 2012 Ages: 3+ … Continue reading

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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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