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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

My Silly Dog Gus now available in hardcover

It’s official! My Silly Dog Gus is now available in hardcover. You can purchase it on Amazon.com and BN.com, and it should soon be available for order in bookstores. 31 more words


Review: What Do You Do With An Idea? (2013)

This children’s picture book by Kobi Yamada is an inspiration!  

A little boy, one day, has an idea.  He tries to ignore his idea.  He worries what other people will think of his idea so he doesn’t share it with anybody.  175 more words

Book review: Home, by Carson Ellis

Ellis, Carson. Home. Candlewick Press. 2015. $16.99. 9780763665296. Unp. Ages 3-7. P9Q9

Carson Ellis, illustrator of the best-selling Wildwood series, has written her debut publication— 141 more words

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Book review: Yard Sale, by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Lauren Castillo

Bunting, Eve. Illustrated by Lauren Castillo. Yard Sale. Candlewick Press. 2015. $15.99. 9780763665425. Unp. Ages 3-7. P7Q8

Yard Sale is a realistic, though sometimes painful, look at a family’s moving sale. 181 more words

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Book review: Hoot Owl, by Sean Taylor, illustrated by Jean Jullien

Taylor, Sean. Illustrated by Jean Jullien. Hoot Owl: Master of Disguise. Candlewick Press. 2014. $15.99. 9780763675783. Unp. Ages 3-7. P7Q7

Hoot Owl is hungry. He flies through the night in search of a meal, encountering several prospective dinners along the way. 110 more words

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Book review: Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt, by Kate Messner, art by Christopher Silas Neal

Messner, Kate. Art by Christopher Silas Neal. Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt. Chronicle Books. 2015. $16.99. 9781452119366. Unp. Ages 4-10. P7Q9… 154 more words

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