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"The Snowy Day"

The Snowy Day (Viking, 1962)

The Snowy Day won (white) American author and illustrator Ezra Jack Keats the 1963 Caldecott Medal for illustration. During his early career as an illustrator, he was dismayed that an African-American child was never the main character. 61 more words


March 11 in history

1387 Battle of Castagnaro: English condottiero Sir John Hawkwood led Padova to victory in a factional clash with Verona.

1649 The Frondeurs and the French government signed the  564 more words


The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats

  • Genre: Children’s Picture Books
  • Rating: 5/5
  • ISBN: 9780670012701
  • Publication Date: August 18, 2011 (Originally published in 1962)
  • Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers
  • Edition: 50th Anniversary…
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Library Lessons: Dec 17-19, 2018

Last library of 2018, and it’s a short week!


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Library Lessons: Jan 2-4, 2019

A short week, so some of these lessons are the same as the final week of 2018.  Keeping the classes on a schedule when there are so many random days missed is nearly impossible.  13 more words

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Children's Books - Black History Month Edition

In celebration of Black History Month (or BHM as I might refer to it this moment on), I’m going to showcase some recent books we either own or have read lately that featured prominent black characters or were written by black authors. 296 more words

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Library Lessons: Feb 4-8, 2019

Y’all.  I made that Anna & Elsa post the other day…and this week, they decided to visit the PNW.  Snow, ice, and temps in the teens – things not typical to the PNW – have been in our forecast & lives for the last week.  882 more words

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