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Meet Thomas the Tapir in a Trenchcoat

Thomas doesn’t care if it’s raining. He doesn’t need an umbrella.

He likes to pretend he’s a private investigator from a noir film.

Ask him if he can find your missing shoe. 12 more words


An Armadillo in Paris, by Julie Kraulis (2014)

Illustrated Book
Ages 4-7
Arlo the Armadillo is looking forward to a life of adventure, a desire honestly earned as his grandfather Augustin not only travelled the world, but kept a journal in which he made notes for Arlo to follow when he was ready to travel on his own. 172 more words


Crowdsourcing Mornings: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Illustrated

This is Crowdsourcing Mornings! This post takes place every weekday morning and highlights one crowdsourcing project I liked from Kickstarter, Indiegogo, or other crowdsourcing websites. 307 more words


Book launch and new stockist!

Had a very jolly time in the Peak District this weekend for the launch of ‘Japanese Poems Steal Brains’ at the most beautiful and cavernous  135 more words

The Case of the Vanishing Little Brown Bats, by Sandra Markle (2014)

Genre: Nonfiction
Interest Level: 8-11
Subtitled “A Scientific Mystery,” this latest addition to Sandra Markle’s “Case of Vanishing” animals series offers budding young scientists a chance to see the scientific method in action as they learn about a mysterious fungus that is wiping out colonies of little brown bats in eastern North America, and moving west. 162 more words


Review of the Ladies of Grace Adieu and Other Stories by Susanna Clarke

The Ladies of Grace Adieu and Other Stories by Susanna Clarke. ★★★1/2

Like all short story collections, The Ladies of Grace Adieu is a mixed bag. 457 more words