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Equality’s Call – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Equality’s call, The Story of Voting Rights in America Author: Deborah Diesen Illustrator: Magdalena Mora Publisher: Beach Lane Books, 2020 Ages: 5-8 Themes: equality, voting rights, women, African Americans, Native Americans, poor, voting, elections, voting rights history Opening:  Our founders declared When our country … Continue reading

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Teensy Meensy Mice – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Teensy Meensy Mice Author: Donna Marie Merritt Illustrator: Ed Heck Publisher: MacLaren-Cochrane, September 4th, 2018 Ages: 3-5 Themes: mice, mischief, rhyme   Opening: Meensy mice come out at night to skip and danse around. They’re sneaky little critters  who hardly make a … Continue reading

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Bear Stays Up – Book Review

Some authors just have it – that ability to write stories in rhyme for young children that simply dance off the page and spill off the tongue with a tempo and fluidity that make them so easy to read aloud … Continue reading

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