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Whoosh and Chug by Sebastien Braun (2012)

With train fans as nephews I’ve spent more than my fair share of time in the company of Thomas the Tank Engine. Any new train picture book I read inevitably in my head gets compared to the canon of Thomas. 96 more words

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Another Scary Story

So-and-so’s friend, a girl in her teens, is babysitting for a family in Newport Beach, Ca. The family is wealthy and has a very large house — you know the sort, with a ridiculous amount of rooms. 354 more words


A Scary Story

Way back in the deep woods there lived a scrawny old woman who had a reputation for being the best conjuring woman in the Ozarks. With her bedraggled black-and-gray hair, funny eyes – one yellow and one green – and her crooked nose, Old Betty was not a pretty picture, but she was the best there was at fixing what ailed a man, and that was all that counted. 1,602 more words