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My Week in Books: It’s Picture Book Month! (Part 1)

Did you know that it’s Picture Book Month? Many of my virtual friends- librarians, teachers, writer friends, are sharing their favorite picture books with students and with other educators this month. So, to add to the celebration, here’s a list … Continue reading

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My Week in Books #9: Another Fun Bunch of Picture Books

  This list of books is part of the wonderful bunch I was able to purchase with donations from Soundview School’s generous parent community. I’ve spent about half their donations on targeted books and library equipment. Next up I’ll be … Continue reading

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My Week in Books: a Picture Book Episode

Here’s another picture book post. I’ll share other books I’ve read separately. Enemy Pie, by Derek Munson, illustrated by Tara Calahan King This is a favorite for reading to first graders, with their developing sense of justice and the importance … Continue reading

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Grateful: Bounty

I’ve been writing – quite a lot – until this past week, when some publishing business and some family business took me away from the manuscript for a bit. What has happened in that time out and about is so … Continue reading

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Grateful: Another Picture Book Celebration

Last week I shared on social media that I was celebrating reaching a writing goal: 12 weeks of daily, committed, calendared writing. The goal was to build a habit of writing something each day, to practice the craft and exercise the … Continue reading

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