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Topo’s Piano, by Harvey Stevenson | Dedicated Review

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
Topo’s Piano, by Harvey Stevenson | Dedicated Review

Topo’s Piano encourages and inspires young budding musicians to create their own melodies and discover the many joys and gifts of music.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Darlene Beck Jacobson

| October 17, 2014 | 2 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Darlene Beck Jacobson

Darlene Beck Jacobson has loved writing since she was a girl. She wrote letters to everyone she knew and made up stories in her head. She loves bringing the past to life in stories such as WHEELS OF CHANGE, her debut novel.

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Chasing Power, by Sarah Beth Durst | Book Review

| October 15, 2014 | 1 Comment
Chasing Power, by Sarah Beth Durst | Book Review

Chasing Power, by Sarah Beth Durst, is a fast-paced novel that has readers skipping across Mayan temples and ancient churches following a lovable and feisty heroine.

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Illustration Inspiration: Ruth Paul

| October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Ruth Paul

Ruth Paul is an award-winning author and illustrator of ten picture books, including Hedgehog’s Magic Tricks. She works from a small straw-bale studio in the middle of a pasture just outside Wellington, New Zealand.

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Puddle Pug, by Kim Norman | Book Review

| October 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Puddle Pug, by Kim Norman | Book Review

Puddle Pug, by Kim Norman, is a beautifully illustrated hardcover book that tells the story of a pug in the search for a perfect pond.

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Tristan Hunt Series Brings Ocean Science to Young Fiction Audience

| October 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Tristan Hunt Series Brings Ocean Science to Young Fiction Audience

Ellen Prager, PhD, ocean scientist and author, brings ocean science to the young fiction audience with her Tristan Hunt and the Sea guardian series.

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Orange Triangle Fox, by Sarah Jones | Book Review

| October 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Orange Triangle Fox, by Sarah Jones | Book Review

Orange Triangle Fox is a sturdy and colorful board book that incorporates three learning opportunities into one! Each spread features a different animal, shape, and color with a darling illustration and clear and easy to read words.

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Halloween Books: New Fall and Spook-Worthy Books for Kids

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Halloween Books: New Fall and Spook-Worthy Books for Kids

It’s time to do the Halloween hustle and get books for Halloween into the hands of your ghouls and boys. Don’t get spooked, all of these books are treats and not tricks!

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Houdini’s Tricks and How He Might Have Learnt Them

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Houdini’s Tricks and How He Might Have Learnt Them

Simon Nicholson, author of YOUNG HOUDINI: THE MAGICIAN’S FIRE, discusses how he came up with the idea for his thrilling new series.

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Best Selling Kids Series | October 2014

| October 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Kids Series | October 2014

The Lets-Read-and-Find-Out Science series is our best selling kids series this month and offers wonderful selections for seasonal science and beyond.

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