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"I sometimes have my doubts about the accuracy of the word 'laptop'."

Sandra Boynton is my kind of gal.

I have been a fan ever since she started writing and illustrating greeting cards back in the 1970s for Recycled Paper Greetings. 112 more words

Busy, Busy, Busy

Well, the S word is almost over and then the F word will be upon us, so I was at Northeastern University today, moving all my books and other stuff from my old office to a new office. 119 more words


The Children's Shelf - 17 Months Old

I was away on vacation so my latest Children’s Shelf post was a touch delayed. My son has continued growing and exploring, and lately I’ve noticed that he seems more attached to his books than usual. 339 more words

Children's Books

Moo, Baa, Lalala...

Last week was my mother’s birthday. Since I’m slowly stowing away all of the drawing materials in preparation for the move (well, WAS stowing … have stowed, a little too well as now I don’t even have real paper to write a “THIS DRYER IS STILL BROKEN” note on so I had to use the back of an old Library envelope; but as usual I digress), I couldn’t really make a card or anything like I normally would, so I had to settle for a half-sheet of paper with a stolen play on words. 170 more words


Top Five Tuesday: Bookish "O"

The adorable Erin @ Raised Reading did a fun meme awhile back. I enjoyed it so much that I decided to tweak it and use it for a series of Top Five Tuesday posts. 90 more words


Birthday Monsters!

Another classic by Sandra Boynton, Birthday Monsters! is a wildly fun story. An adorable hippo wakes to pounding on his front door, only to welcome in the birthday monsters. 97 more words

Children's Lit