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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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My Grandparents Love Me – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: My Grandparents Love Me Author: Claire Freedman Illustrator: Judi Abbot Publisher: Paula Wiseman Books (S & S), 2016 Ages: 2-5 Themes: grandparents, concept picture book Book received from Publisher in exchange for an unbiased review Opening: I’m off to Gran and Grandpa’s                                                                                                                             with … Continue reading

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