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Some New-ish Picture Books I Love Including A New Dr. Seuss: Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories; The Worst Princess; Drop It, Rocket!; and Mr. Wuffles!

Horton and the Kwuggerbug and more Lost Stories Written and Illustrated by Dr. Seuss aka Ted Geisel Published by: Random House Books For Young Readers Published: Sept 9, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-0385382984 Ages: 4-8 (and up) Source: Book obtained from publisher … Continue reading

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Christmas Tree Made Out of Picture Books

I love this video, where David Maybury made a Christmas tree out of picture books. It feels like a celebration of picture books! I also think picture books make fantastic holiday gifts–for young readers and for old. I personally give … Continue reading

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Are celebrity-author children’s books any good?

Interesting article about celebrity-author children’s books & Obama’s upcoming picture book. Thanks to kidlit author Margriet Ruurs for the link.

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Picture books can inspire fantasy play

One thing I love about books is how they can inspire fantasy play and the use of imagination in children. Books help children dream and think in a way that’s different than TV. I remember wishing and wishing for the … Continue reading

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