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Miss Marple's Musings · 2d ago

Henry Knox – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Henry Knox, Bookseller, Soldier, Patriot Author: Anita Silvey Paintings by: Wendell Minor  Publisher: Clarion Books, 2010 Ages: 7-11 Themes: revolutionary war, patriotism, Henry Knox,...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1W ago

Brave – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Brave Author: Stacy McNaulty Illustrator: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff Publisher: Running Press Kids, 2017 Ages: 3-7 Themes: courage Genre: concept book 32 pages Opening: A brave kid… …seeks ...
Miss Marple's Musings · 2W ago

Where. Oh Where, is Baby Bear? – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Where, Oh Where, is baby bear? Author & Illustrator: Ashley Wolf Publisher: Beach Lane Books, 2017 Ages: 3-6 Themes: baby bear, hide-and-seek, games with mom, prepositions     Opening...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Hoot and Peep, A Song For Snow – Perfect Picture Book Friday

  This is my final Perfect Picture Book of the year and I want to wish you all a peaceful festive season, whether your snow or beach bound! Bonnes Fêtes! Title: Hoot and Peep, A Song For Sno...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Book Review and Author Interview with Margaret Peterson Haddix

Titles: Books 1 and 2 in Children of Exile Series   Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2016 & 2017 Ages: 9 -12 Themes: siblings, friends, a...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Pond – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Pond Author & Ilustrator: Jim LaMarche Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 2016 Ages: 5-8 Themes: pond, discovery, seasons   Opening: This is so weird,” I said to myself as I watched the cle...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Masterpiece Mix – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Masterpiece Mix Author & Illustrator: Roxie Munro Publisher: Holiday house, 2017 Ages: 7-11 Themes: art history, inspiration, famous artists Opening: Today I will make a new painting....
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Benjamin Chaud – Illustrator Interview/ Entretien avec un Illustrateur

        OK, friends, aside me being on a bit of a Francophone kick in my life right now, for which I offer no apologies, I invited Benjamin Chaud to chat on the blog for three reasons: I … C...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Hello Goodbye Dog – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Hello Goodbye Dog Author: Maria Gianferrari Illustrator: Patrice Barton  Publisher: Roaring Book Press, 2017 Ages: 5-8 Themes: therapy dogs, friendship with pets     Opening: “Hello M...
Miss Marple's Musings · 2M ago

Come With Me – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Come with me Author: Holly McGhee Illustrator: Pascal Lemaître Publisher: G. R. Putnam’s Sons. 2017 Ages: 4-8 Themes: making a difference, hope, empathy, small acts of kindness   Open...