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Little Miss, Big Sis – Perfect Picture Book Friday

I had a different review planned for today, but as with the rest of the children’s book community, I am reeling  with the premature loss of one of our best. A year younger than me, Amy Krouse Rosenthal died of … Continue reading

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The Blue Songbird – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: the blue songbird Author & Illustrator: Vern Kousky Publisher: Running Press Kids, 2017 Ages: 4-7 Themes: individuality, songbird, special song, self discovery I received this book from the publisher for an honest opinion. Opening: Once, there lived a blue … Continue reading

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Maybe Something Beautiful – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title:  Maybe Something Beautiful, How Art Transformed a Neighborhood Author: F. Isabel Campoy & Theresa Howell Illustrator: Rafael Lopez Publisher: HMH, 2016 Ages: 4-7 Themes: art, neighborhoods, communtiy Genre: Based on a true story Opening: In the heart of a grey city, there lived a girl … Continue reading

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