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Book review: Let Your Voice Be Heard: The Life and Times of Pete Seeger, by Anita Silvey

Silvey, Anita. Let Your Voice Be Heard: The Life and Times of Pete Seeger. Clarion, 2016. $17.99. 112p. ISBN 9780547330129. Ages 11-15. P5Q10

Born into a privileged family, this noted folksinger became a social activist because of his parents’ influence and spent his life fighting injustices. 139 more words

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One person making a difference

Every time I hear “If I Had A Hammer”, I think of three things other than a hammer, a bell and a song.  I think of nuns, protesting, and then Pete Seeger. 399 more words

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Anita Silvey: Book a Day

” “Life is a banquet and most of us starve,” when it comes to knowledge about books for young readers.”   -Anita Silvey

The children’s book guru, … 114 more words

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First viral cat video wasn't a video. More Cape Ann Reads Saturday June 4 in Manchester

Back in April, guests lucky enough to attend the Cape Ann Reads program at the Rockport Public Library enjoyed a lecture given by Anita Silvey. She spoke about the development of the American picture book from her years of experience in children’s picture book publishing, editing and most recently as an author. 354 more words

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