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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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Animals Booklist


1.Some Kind of Courage, Dan Gemeinhart    

“Saddle up for a life-defining, death-defying adventure. Joseph Johnson has lost just about everyone he’s ever loved. 949 more words

Book Lists

Help Name the new Cape Ann Reads mascot extended

The seagull with spectacles is a logo designed by Ashley Curcuru, member of the Teen Artist Guild (TAG) at The Hive Cape Ann Art Haven  285 more words

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Science Book a Day Interviews Anita Silvey

Special thanks to Anita Silvey for answering 5 questions about her recently featured book – Untamed: The Wild Life of Jane Goodall

The author of  437 more words


Untamed: The Wild Life of Jane Goodall

Untamed: The Wild Life of Jane Goodall by Anita Silvey

Synopsis: Jane Goodall, one of the most recognized scientists in the Western world, became internationally famous because of her ability to observe and connect with another species. 127 more words


A Wild Life

My niece Rachel was about 18 months old when the May 1979 National Geographic featured Jane Goodall’s article “Life and Death at Gombe“. Rachel would grab me by the hand, lead me into the living room and pick up that magazine so we could look at the pictures of the chimps. 230 more words