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Zen Shorts

Written and Illustrated by Jon J. Muth Scholastic Press, 2005 Awards: Caldecott Honor

“Michael! There’s a bear outside!” said Karl.

The plot in a nutshell:

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Caldecott Honor

Sharing Stone Soup - part two

If you read my last blog post you know we have been enjoying the traditional tale of Stone Soup, focusing on Jon J. Muth’s quiet and endearing retelling.   431 more words

Sharing Stone Soup - part one

With Chinese New Year approaching in just over a week, I have been reflecting on great children’s literature based in Chinese history and culture. Chinese New Year 2015 is February 19, the Year of the Goat. 757 more words

Weekly sense 32


“This morning’s sunlight
gathering apples
and a boy,” said Koo.

Zen Ties by Jon J. Muth