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Me & My Flying Machine

Written by Marianna Mayer, Illustrated by Mercer Mayer Parents Magazine Press, 1971

Last summer I discovered an old barn. It was full of great things.

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Best Picture Books of 2015

I can’t help but jump on the Best Books bandwagon (every time I use a cliche I can feel my former MFA writing teacher cringing, but sometimes I just can’t help myself!) and this list is for my favorite picture books of the year. 607 more words


Kindergarten - Nightmares!

For this project we discussed mixing red and blue to make purple! We read the book “There’s a Nightmare in my Closet” by Mercer Meyer and used organic and geometric shapes to draw the monster. 48 more words


For Adult-ish Readers

“As for Liza Lou, she skipped all

the way back home to her mother.

And from that day to this, no one has

ever seen hide nor hair of devils,

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Books to Celebrate Grandparents' Day

Grandparents’ Day is on Sunday, and we all know the special bonds that exist between children and their grandparents. To celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of books that kids can read with grandma, grandpa, or both! 315 more words

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Book 47

I Just Forgot by Mercer Mayer

I hear and say the phrase “I just forgot” all the time. What is funny about this book is even though the author does not say much about the characters, you can infer a lot about them.

Little Critter - Mercer Mayer

We have been reading the Little Critter series by Mercer Mayer. We love Little Critter! Here are some videos telling his stories, have your child watch them with you.

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