Tag Archives: Marcie Colleen

Survivor Tree – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Survivor Tree Author: Marcie Colleen  Illustrator: Aaron Becker Publisher: Little Brown, 2021 Ages: 5-11+ Format/Genre: Historical Fiction Themes: 9/11, hope, trees, survival, New York, threat, national history, Opening: A TREE STOOD STEEL STRAIGHT AND PROUD at the foot of the towers that filled the … Continue reading

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Penguinaut! – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Penguinaut! Written by: Marcie Colleen Illustrated by: Emma Yarlett Publisher: Orchard Books, 2018 Ages: 3-7 Themes: penguins, the moon, adventure, imagination, being small, thinking big, friendship Opening: Orville was small. Synopsis: Orville lives at the zoo, surrounded by animal pals who go on exciting adventures. A hang … Continue reading

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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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