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Town is By The Sea – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title:  Town is by the Sea Author: Joanne Schwartz Illustrator: Sydney Smith Publisher: Groundwood Books, 2017 Ages: 5-8   Themes: under the sea mining, Cape Breton, coal towns, dangerous jobs, historical fiction Opening: From my house I can see the sea. It … Continue reading

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Leaping Lemmings – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Leaping Lemmings Author: John Briggs Illustrator: Nicola Slater  Publisher: Sterling Children’s Books, 2016 Ages: 5-8 Themes: lemmings, following the crowd, individuality Opening: Can you tell two lemmings apart? No? That’s because all lemmings look alike, sound alike, and act … Continue reading

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They All Saw A Cat – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: The All Saw A Cat Author & Illustrator: Brendan Wenzel  Publisher: Chronicle Books, 2016 Ages: 4-8 Themes: perspective, observation, curiosity, science, empathy Opening: The cat walked through the world,                           … Continue reading

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