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The Terrible Hodag...

Title: The Terrible Hodag and the Animal Catchers

Reference: Arnold, C. (2006). The Terrible Hodag and the Animal Catchers. Honesdale, PA: Boyds Mills Press Inc. 156 more words

Inch by Inch

Title: Inch by Inch

Reference: Lionni, L. (1988). Inch by Inch. New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf.

Brief annotation: This is the story of an inchworm who talks its way out of being eaten by birds by offering to measure them. 125 more words

In Demens Natalis Ornamentum [or The Demented Decoration]

(I wrote this back in 2014 for a college Short Story and Poetry Competition and won first place. They liked the darker humor mixed with dramatic satire.) 597 more words

Sam & Dave Dig a Hole

Title: Sam & Dave Dig a Hole

Reference: Barnett, M. (2014). Sam & Dave Dig a Hole. Somerville, MA: Candlewick Press.

Brief annotation: Same and Dave start to dig a hole with the intention of digging until they find something very worthwhile. 161 more words

Tales for Very Picky Eaters

Schneider, Josh. (2011). Tales for very picky eaters. New York, NY: Clarion Books

Award: Theodore Seuss Geisel Award

Annotation: This book is about a boy named James who is given food he doesn’t want to eat like broccoli, mushroom lasagna, milk, lumpy oatmeal, and eggs. 135 more words

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type

  1. Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
    • Caldecott winner 2000: Annual award for excellent, original¬†illustrations in children’s picture books.
  2. Cronin, D. (2001). Click, clack, moo: Cows that type.

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My Friend Dahmer | by Derf Backderf

My Friend Dahmer by Derf Backderf
(Abrams ComicArts, 2012, 221 pages)

Events that foreshadowed gruesome behavior.

4.5/5 stars