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2017 Favorites - Other

Yup, I’m not posting this until well into 2018.  In 2017 I reviewed 98 books (plus 10 board books) and so many of them were so good.  515 more words

Book Lists

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  570 more words


The Snowy Day

~NOT by Ezra Jack Keets

I enjoy the snow as much as the next person – who enjoys snow.  I don’t know why people don’t like snow, or rain, or any other form of weather that is not sunny.  406 more words


The Snowy Day

The Snowy Day

Ezra Jack Keats
The Viking Press, 1962

From the dust jacket, “Waking up to a world of snowy white—what could be better? Young Peter can’t wait to jump into his snowsuit and run out to explore. 363 more words


The Journey Begins

Dear 2003-year old me,

This is not the blog you would’ve created but, this is a more honest you. This is a more confident and conscientious you. 215 more words


The Snowy Day - by Ezra Jack Keats (1962)

Looking for a simple, happy story to read aloud to the preschooler in your life? This is the perfect winter book! A little boy – Peter – wakes up to find that snow has fallen overnight. 153 more words

Fiction (all Types)

"The Snowy Day" by Ezra Jack Keats

Keats, Ezra Jack. The Snowy Day. New York: Viking Penguin, Inc, 1962. ISBN 0670654000

Young Peter wakes up delighted to see snow has fallen overnight. 689 more words

Children's Literature