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Miss Marple's Musings · 2d ago

Fresh Picked Poetry – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Fresh-Picked Poetry, A Day at the Farmer’s Market Author: Michelle Schaub Illustrator: Amy Huntington Publisher: Charlesbridge, 2017 Ages: 5-8 Themes: farmer’s market, friendship, hea...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1W ago

Tell Me About Sex, Grandma – Perfect picture Book Friday

Title: Tell me About Sex, Grandma Author & Illustrator: Anastasia Higginbotham Publisher: The feminist Press at Cuny, 2017 Ages: 7+ Themes: sex, growing up, natural curiosity, feelings, the ...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1W ago

Cat Tales & 125 Pet Rescues – Two Book Recommendations and a Giveaway

Title: 125 Rescues, From Pound to Palace: Homeless Pets made Happy Publisher: National Geographic Kids 2017 Ages: 6-11 Nonfiction, 112 pages Themes: animals, pet rescues, pets, pet sanctuari...
Miss Marple's Musings · 2W ago

Wonderful You – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Wonderful You, an Adoption Story Author: Lauren McLaughlin Illustrator: Meilo So Publisher: Random House, 2017 Ages: 3-7 Themes: adoption,  families       Opening: In a faraway land l...
Miss Marple's Musings · 2W ago

Daniela Tordi – Illustrator Interview

As you know, I like to share a little of why I am interviewing today’s guest on my blog. In Daniela’s case, besides loving her artwork, Daniela is Italian and also has a home in the Luberon,...
Miss Marple's Musings · 3W ago

Over and Under the Pond – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Over and Under the Pond Author: Kate Messner Illustrator: Christopher Silas Neal Publisher: Chronicle Books, 2017 Ages: 5-8 Themes: pond ecology Genre: nonfiction 40 pages Opening: Ov...
Miss Marple's Musings · 4W ago

Baby On Board – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Baby on Board, How Animals Carry Their Young Author: Marianne Berks Illustrator: Cathy Morrison Publisher: Dawn, 2017 Ages: 3-7 Genre: creative nonfiction Themes: animal young, parent...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Cathy Morrison – Illustrator Interview

Very happy to once again be interviewing an illustrator whose illustrations will be showcased in my perfect picture book Friday link this week. [JM] Illustrator or author/illustrator?  If th...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Animal Ark – Perfect Picture Book Friday for Earth Day

Title: Animal Ark, Celebrating our WILD WORLD in Poetry and Pictures Author: Kwame Alexander Photographs by: Joel Sartore Published by: National Geographic Kids, February 2017 Ages: 4-8 Them...
Miss Marple's Musings · 1M ago

Earth Day Book recommendation – Wild Lives

Title: Wild Lives, Leading Conservationists on the Animals and the Planet They Love Authors: Lori Robinson & Jane Chodosh Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, April 2017 Ages: 11+ Themes: animal ...