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Author Spotlight: Margaret Wise Brown

I have to do it.  She’s one of my all-time favorite authors.  And I know I keep talking about her books, but how can I not.   381 more words

31 Days

An Evening with Leonard S. Marcus

Join historian Leonard S. Marcus for an evening slide show and discussion of Margaret Wise Brown: her life-changing student/mentor relationship with Bank Street founder Lucy Sprague Mitchell, her pivotal role as a charter member of the Bank Street Writers Lab, and the ongoing impact of her groundbreaking contributions to children’s literature. 38 more words

Author-illustrator Events

A Wrinkle in Time

We started the year with A Wrinkle in Time.

We’ve always read delicious literature together. My infant daughter picked the pig-shaped book regularly and my toddler son couldn’t get enough of  335 more words

the home tome's list of banned baby books

In honor of banned books week, I decided to ban some baby books.

From our collection.

At least for the time being.

Please know that I very much believe in the freedom to read. 559 more words


Review of Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown

Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown

Image source: Goodnight Moon’s Wikipedia page.

 1. Bibliography

Brown, Margaret Wise. Goodnight Moon. Ill. by Clement Hurd. USA: Harper Collins Publishers, 1947. 381 more words


"The Book"

Finley’s definition of a good book is in how good it tastes. Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown is one of his favourites and is a staple of pre-bedtime reading. 62 more words


Beauty sleep...


“I like dogs
Big dogs
Little dogs
Fat dogs
Doggy dogs
Old dogs
Puppy dogs
I like dogs
A dog that is barking over the hill… 21 more words