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Book review: Listen: How Peter Seeger Got America Singing, by Leda Schubert, illustrated by Raul Colón

Schubert, Leda. Listen: How Peter Seeger Got America Singing. Il. by Raul Colón. Neal Porter/Roaring Brook, 2017. $17.99. unp. ISBN 978-1-62672-250-7. Ages 4-8. P7Q7

Beloved writer, folksinger, conservationist, pacifist, and activist Pete Seeger died at the age of 94 after a rich life. 102 more words

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Draw! by Raúl Colón

Rating: ★★★★

Genre: Children’s lit

Medium: Hardcover

Synopsis: A little boy wants to explore and explore and explore.  Luckily for him, he has quite a pretty good book that sparks his imagination… 88 more words

Portrait of an American Activist: Listen - How Pete Seeger Got America Singing

Listen – How Pete Seeger Got America Singing, by Leda Schubert/Illustrated by Raúl Colón, (June 2017, Roaring Brook Press), $17.99, ISBN: 9781626722507

Recommended for readers 5-10… 457 more words


Fearless Flyer by Heather Lang, illustrated by Raul Colon

Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine
by Heather Lang,
illustrated by Raul Colon
Calkins Creek

The second book for this week is also about pushing boundaries but this particular book is nonfiction. 367 more words

Tomás and the Library Lady

Written by Pat Mora, Illustrated by Raul Colón Alfred A. Knopf, 1997

It was midnight.  The light of the full moon followed the tired old car.

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As Good As Anybody by Richard Michelson

As Good As Anybody: Martin Luther King, Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel’s Amazing March Toward Freedom is written by Richard Michelson and illustrated by Raul Colon.   308 more words

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Monday January 2nd, 2017

It’s Monday! What are you reading?

Each week I share a reading photo of the week. Here are some displays of previous Caldecott award winners set up to greet my students when they return from their break. 727 more words

It's Monday What Are You Reading?