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Love, Triangle – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Love, Triangle Author: Marcie Colleen Illustrator: Bob Shea  Publisher: Balzer & Bray, Oct. 3rd, 2017 Ages: 4-8 Themes: friendships, geometry, puns, shapes, conflict, jealousy Opening:  Ever since they were a dot and a speck, Circle and Square’s friendship had a shape of its own. … Continue reading

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Du Iz Tak? – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Du Iz Tak? Author & Illustrator: Carson Ellis Publisher: Candlewick, 2016 Ages: 5-8 Themes: possibility, drama, invention Genre: fiction 48 pages Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 2017 Opening: Du iz tak? Ma nazoot. Synopsis: Du iz tak? What is that? As a tiny shoot unfurls, two damselflies … Continue reading

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Q & A with Jackie Azúa Kramer and Maral Sassouni

I met author Jackie in 2012 while I was still living in Nice. I was in New York for a work conference and Marcie Colleen invited me to their critique group. We met on the terrace outside the 42nd St … Continue reading

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