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My Week in Books: Creature Power!

In preparing for my recent crazy wonderful science/poetry summer camp, of course I read stacks of books. I was focusing on natural science, and on poetry with and for kids, so my library searches were directed in those areas. The format … Continue reading

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Grateful: My Week in Books – Hey, Wait!

Yes, I’ve combined my two themes into one this week. Don’t be so surprised. Haven’t I done that before? I was delighted to sub at Soundview school last week, and my duties consisted mostly of playing with small children and … Continue reading

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My Week in Books: One More Picture Book Post, YAY!

Here’s my last picture book post for the year, unless I get my hands on more between now and the New Year. I’m so lucky I got a bag full to read two weeks ago… Sophie’s Squash, by Pat Zietlow … Continue reading

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Baking Day at Grandma’s: An Interview and a Wonderful Giveaway!

I recently watched a book trailer for a picture book about some bears going to Grandma’s house to bake goodies with her. Here it is: I was captivated, and submitted my request to the author to be part of a … Continue reading

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My Week in Books: Okay, it’s not Picture Book Month anymore, but…

  Though Picture Book Month is over,  I was busy writing so I didn’t post these wonderful books before the end of November. That doesn’t mean I’m not excited about sharing them with you! Emily’s Blue Period, by Cathleen Daly, … Continue reading

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