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The Odd Egg by Emily Gravett Reading level: Ages 3 - 7 Hardcover: 32 pages Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing (January 27, 2009) Yay! This is so much fun.The illustrations are soft and earthy, and are very comical. The story begins like this: All of the birds laid an

[podcast]http://www.thechildrensbookreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/Emily-Gravett.mp3[/podcast] Listen: [9min 46sec] Bianca Schulze and Emily Gravett. Photo Credit: Charlie Young I'm Bianca Schulze, bringing you a conversation with award-winning author and illustrator, Emily Gravett. As you listen to her talk you'll hear the wonderful child-like humor that is behind her great books, such as: Orange

Link and a Quote is my version of a coffee break with a good piece of cake …

Link: The 20 best picture books for children – a list of (completely subjective) books, posted on the School Gate, Times’ Education blog, just in time to celebrate the UK’s, Children’s Book Week. I had to share this because it contains a bunch of my favorites:

  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
  • Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell
  • A Squash and a Squeeze by Julia Donaldson
  • Goodnight Gorilla by Peggy Rathman
  • Monkey and Me by Emily Gravett
  • Kitten’s First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes
  • Where’s Spot by Erik Hill