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Mums and Grandmas


Mummy’s Home!
Christopher MacGregor and Emma Yarlett
Picture Corgi pbk
This is by way of a companion volume to Daddy’s Going Away from the same author/artist partnership, only herein it is Dad who is left in charge when Mum is elsewhere. 759 more words

Picture Books

THE ART OF CHOOSING: Raymond Almiran Montgomery Junior (1936-2014)

Remember the “Choose Your Own Adventures” books? The man credited with turning them into the phenomenon that they became — R. A. Montgomery — died on November 9.  771 more words

Writing For Children

Halloween Books - New and Old

I love Halloween picture books.  Most aren’t very scary.  Instead, they’re funny scary.  Below are my favorites published this year; and my all-time favorite.

The Sweetest Witch Around… 280 more words

Picture Book

We Love Harry Bliss

We love Harry Bliss at Singapore American School and evidently he thinks the kids here are pretty cool too! He illustrated the recently published book… 9 more words

Two Tales of Earthworms

I love children’s picture books, and I also love earthworms (the latter discussed in a previous post), so it’s not surprising that two of my favorite picture books feature this lowly but supremely important tiller of soil. 929 more words


A 'Blissful' Experience

Thank you PTA and our spectacular librarians for bring us Harry Bliss. The past twelve days have been amazing. He has gone from being a New Yorker cover artist, cartoonist and children’s book illustrator to being a great teacher. 33 more words