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If You Were Me and Lived In … | Carole P. Roman Blog Tour 2016

| July 20, 2016 | 2 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived In … | Carole P. Roman Blog Tour 2016

Join us as we go on tour with award-winning author Carole P. Roman…

Carole P. Roman has won numerous awards for her cultural series written for children ages 4 and up: IF YOU WERE ME AND LIVED IN … AN INTRODUCTION TO CULTURES AROUND THE WORLD. Now she is introducing a spin-off series for older children: IF YOU WERE ME AND LIVED IN … AN INTRODUCTION TO CIVILIZATIONS THROUGHOUT TIME

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What Would It Be Like?, by McArthur Krishna | Dedicated Review

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
What Would It Be Like?, by McArthur Krishna | Dedicated Review

Explore the great women of the past and the present in this charming children’s picture book.

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McArthur Krishna Discusses What Would it Be Like?

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
McArthur Krishna Discusses What Would it Be Like?

Would you like to sail the seas as a pirate? Swing, flip and sparkle as a trapeze artist? Solve big problems as the next president?

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New Series Introduces Kids to Different Time Periods

| June 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Series Introduces Kids to Different Time Periods

Introducing a spin-off series for older children: IF YOU WERE ME AND LIVED IN … AN INTRODUCTION TO CIVILIZATIONS THROUGH OUT TIME.

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Tomas and the Galapagos Adventure, by Carolyn Lunn | Dedicated Review

Tomas and the Galapagos Adventure, by Carolyn Lunn | Dedicated Review

Tomas and the Galapagos Adventure is a great, intelligent, and artful book – truly an adventure worth taking!

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Time For Kids: Awesome America | Book Giveaway

| May 31, 2016 | 1 Comment
Time For Kids: Awesome America | Book Giveaway

Enter to win a copy of Awesome America: Everything You Wanted to Know About the History, People, and Culture, by Time for Kids.

Giveaway begins May 31, 2016, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends June 30, 2016, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

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A Gefilte Fishy Tale, by Allison and Wayne Marks | Dedicated Review

| May 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
A Gefilte Fishy Tale, by Allison and Wayne Marks | Dedicated Review

Add in an original song for Shabbat and a gefilte fish mini-muffin recipe, and A Gefilte Fishy Tale offers lots of amusement—along with some cultural education—for any family.

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Firoozeh Dumas, Author of It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel | Selfie and a Shelfie (or Deskie)

| May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Firoozeh Dumas, Author of It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel | Selfie and a Shelfie (or Deskie)

Firoozeh Dumas is the New York Times best-selling author of Funny in Farsi and Laughing Without an Accent. It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel is her first novel for young readers

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Rome Romp!, by Margie Blumberg | Dedicated Review

Rome Romp!, by Margie Blumberg | Dedicated Review

Rome Romp! is the follow-up book to the very charming and well-crafted picture book Paris Hop! Grandma Goldie returns, this time traveling with her grandson Danny and his dog, Cappuccino.

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D is for Dress Up: The ABC’s of What We Wear, by Maria Carluccio | Book Review

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
D is for Dress Up: The ABC’s of What We Wear, by Maria Carluccio | Book Review

The ABC’s have never been more fashionable in this delightful alphabet book.

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