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Just a Special Thanksgiving

Just a Special Thanksgiving

 

Mercer Mayer

Harper Festival, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015

 

From the back of the book, “Little Critter is about to have a Thanksgiving he’ll never forget. 274 more words

Book Review

The Pied Piper

Basic Plot Summary: The town of Hamelin is suffering from an infestation of rats when a piper shows up dressed in multi-colored clothes, offering to rid the town of all the rats. 770 more words

Fairy Tales

Influences & Inspirations Part Deux

Shakespeare or Space Wars opens in less than a week! As the Players put the finishing touches on props, costumes and scenery… and even our script… we want to share an inspiration that has had a big influence on those essential elements of the play: … 184 more words

Behind The Scenes

Just Because...Just For You!

The other day, my son had a terrible fall on his skateboard! Fingers, wrists, knees, elbows, his chest and belly – all scratched and bleeding – he was really messed up! 491 more words

Life Thoughts

Mercer Mayer

Most of you will recognize Mercer Mayer from his prolific critter books (a childhood staple), but he has many gorgeously lavish, touching illustrations in his portfolio. 6 more words

Art

John Bellairs' Gothic Mysteries for Kids

One of the perks of working at a bookstore is that one usually finds like-minded souls to share one’s literary interests with. One such person for me, is my friend Denise. 761 more words

Children's Books