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Storystorm Day 21: "Zen and the Art of Illustrator Maintenance" by S.britt

by S.britt When Tara initially asked me to be a guest writer for Storystorm, I was flattered. When she then suggested I write about how motorcycles influence my artwork (and vice versa), I was intr… 63 more words

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Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars by Douglas Florian Poetry Review (Mod 2)

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Florian, Douglas. Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars. Harcourt Books: Orlando, Florida, 2007. ISBN 9780152053727

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This adorable book contains pomes about space. 249 more words

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson Poetry Review (Mod 1)

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Woodson, Jacqueline. Brown Girl Dreaming. Nancy Paulsen Books: New York, 2014. ISBN 9780399252518

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This is the biography of Jacqueline Woodson, an African American writer. 333 more words

Good Books, Good Times! by Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Review (Mod 1)

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Hopkins, Lee Bennett. Good Books, Good Times! Harper Childrens: NY, 1990.

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This is an anthology of poetry selected and compiled by Lee Bennett Hopkins. 326 more words

Saturday Snuggles: Monster Trouble by Lane Fredrickson

When you head to the library or bookstore this weekend with the kiddos, keep an eye out for Monster Trouble by Lane Fredrickson and illustrated by Michael Robertson. 217 more words


The Goldfish Boy - Lisa Thompson

This absolutely WONDERFUL book is jam-packed with beautiful things from Lisa Thompson’s writing style, to the characters and the story; I can’t find fault with it! 893 more words


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I hope you’ve hugged and been hugged today!

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