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Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

In the latest installment to Carole P. Roman’s award-wining series, Captain No Beard and his crew are heading in the direction of the North Star. This time they’re on a journey that the captain’s team is not so keen on joining—Captain No Beard has plans to take something without asking permission.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Natasha Wing, Author of The Night Before Hanukkah

| November 18, 2014 | 2 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Natasha Wing, Author of The Night Before Hanukkah

Some of Natasha Wing’s books have even ended up on bestseller lists, including the wildly popular The Night Before series.

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The Schoolies Series | Book Reviews

| November 17, 2014 | 1 Comment
The Schoolies Series | Book Reviews

Two excellent installments from the Schoolies series, combining vibrant drawings and lessons on navigating school life.

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Illustration Inspiration: Hervé Tullet

| November 14, 2014 | 1 Comment
Illustration Inspiration: Hervé Tullet

Hervé Tullet is known for his prodigious versatility, from directing ad campaigns to designing fabric for Hermès. But his real love is working with children, for whom he has published dozens of books, including Press Here.

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12 Kids’ Books on Showing Thankfulness & Being Grateful

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
12 Kids’ Books on Showing Thankfulness & Being Grateful

As we begin a season of reflection and celebration, we are pleased to share some of our favorite books on thankfulness and being grateful that will help young readers on their journey to understanding gratitude.

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The Magic of Wordless Picture Books

| November 12, 2014 | 2 Comments
The Magic of Wordless Picture Books

We adults need to create space for readers and a defined comfort zone for them to enjoy wordless experiences. We must bite our tongues and allow experiences to unfold right in front of our eyes.

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Caldecott Honor-Winning John Rocco Talks About Blizzard

| November 10, 2014 | 4 Comments
Caldecott Honor-Winning John Rocco Talks About Blizzard

John Rocco discusses his newest picture book, Blizzard, the companion to his Caldecott Honor-winning Blackout.

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Naughty Kitty!, by Adam Stower | Book Review

| November 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Naughty Kitty!, by Adam Stower | Book Review

Adam Stower follows up his Silly Doggy! book with another winner, Naughty Kitty!

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Best Selling Picture Books | November 2014

| November 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Picture Books | November 2014

The colder months in the Northern Hemisphere are upon us and it’s reflected in this list of best selling picture books. As per usual, we’ve shared our hand selected titles of the most popular picture books.

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11 Kids’ Books on Dealing with Loss, Grief, Illness and Trauma

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
11 Kids’ Books on Dealing with Loss, Grief, Illness and Trauma

Here is a list of 11 books that address a wide range and variety of emotions that young readers may experience when faced with serious illness, loss, grief or trauma.

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