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Interview With Dan Bar-el: On Picturebooks, Writing, and Collaborating

Dan Bar-el is an award-winning children’s author, educator and storyteller. His writing includes chapter books, picture books, and most recently, a graphic novel. For the past twenty years, Dan has been working with children ages 3 to 13. 3,311 more words

Review: A Chicken Followed Me Home by Robin Page

A Chicken Followed Me Home!: Questions and Answers about a Familiar Fowl by Robin Page

What do you do when a chicken follows you home? All of the answers you need are in this nonfiction picture book that tells you facts about chickens. 284 more words

Book Reviews

Annie and Helen

Annie and Helen, written by Deborah Hopkinson and illustrated by Raúl Colón, was a nominee for the 2014-15 South Carolina Picture Book Award.

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Picture Books

If you're happy and you know it... read a book!

A Board Book Every Week: No. 7

Clap Your Hands by David Ellwand (Templar 2001)

For some reason, I’ve only ever seen this small board book for sale in… 390 more words

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A Camping Trip & A Visit to the Pool

Eddie’s Tent and How to go Camping
Sarah Garland
Frances Lincoln Children’s Books
We join Eddie and his family as they head through the busy traffic to their seaside destination for a camping holiday. 495 more words

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Kiddie book reviews: the alphabet edition

My current read is a non-fiction parenting book, which I’d like to finish before the baby arrives. I had a few minutes to kill while waiting for pasta to cook, and my Kindle was already in the kitchen since I’d been using it for another recipe, so I thought I’d use that time to check out a couple more of the free picture books I’d picked up on it. 605 more words


We’re the People: Summer Reading 2015

Are you looking for books to add to your summer reading list? Ones written or illustrated by Native Americans or people of color? Ones that include characters that are Native? 7,277 more words