When I was little, one of the first things that I learned to do with my hands was fold flowers out of paper. At first, it was because there was nothing left for me to learn in the ESL class that I was in. 298 more words
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Barry is tough and masterful and enthusiastic. And he loves books. He visited the shop with an urgent list.
He remembers reading Storm Boy in three days and he told me how he loved that fucking pelican so much that when he read that book to his own kids he cried for the second time. 263 more words
Five years after his death, acclaimed children’s book author Maurice Sendak is giving readers another gift: a new book, discovered in his home and set for release next year. 564 more words
Every Friday I will be talking about some of my old favourites, and this harps back to before I could even read.
Where the Wild things are was originally published in 1963 by American illustrator Maurice Sendak. 417 more words