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Book 38

You Will Be My Friend by Peter Brown

This is the first Peter Brown book I ever read, and I still consider it my favorite.  There is just so much to love about this book! Lucy’s enthusiasm is infectious!

My Teacher is a Monster!, by Peter Brown

Peter Brown, author of You Will Be My Friend and Children Make Terrible Pets, has written a new book that was a big success with my kindergarten students. 243 more words

Children's Book Recommendations

How to be a tightrope walker.

Have you ever watched someone walk a tightrope at a circus or on TV, like Nick Wallenda’s Grand Canyon adventure?   It is a tedious, breath holding process to behold!!   612 more words

Speech Therapy

You WILL Be My Friend....or else

The Scholastic Book Fair rolled into my school this week for the last hurrah before summer.   I strolled through the aisles looking for this and that when I found the book, … 296 more words

Social Thinking

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

You know how Garrison Keillor begins his monologues with “It’s been a quiet week in Lake Woebegone?” I want to steal his line but change it: “It’s been a hectic week in my hometown.” Better yet, it’s been a hectic MONTH! 473 more words


Today I Read...You Will Be My Friend!

Today I read You Will Be My Friend! written and illustrated by Peter Brown. This book won the Irma Simonton Black and James H. Black Award for Excellence in Children’s Literature Honor Book (2012). 314 more words

Today I Read (book Reviews)

PiBoIdMo Day 30: Peter Brown Makes His Own Guide

We’d all like to have a step-by-step guide to creating super-fantastic blockbuster children’s books. I’d buy that guide in a nanosecond. But I’m beginning to think that no such guide exists. 991 more words

PiBoIdMo 2012