Tag Archives: Friendship

A MOUSE SO SMALL Written by: Angela McAllister Illustrated by: Caroline Pedler Published by: Little Tiger Press 2015 Ages:   3 – 6 years Theme: size, friendship, caring Opening Lines: A cold wind rustled through the wood. “Autumn is nearly over,” … Continue reading

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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

BEFORE I LEAVE Written and Illustrated by: Jessixa Bagley Published by: Neal Porter Book – Roaring Brook Press 2016 Ages:   5 – 7 years Theme: friendship, separation, endurance Opening Lines: I found out we’re moving. Mom said I needed to … Continue reading

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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

KITE DAY – A Bear and Mole Story Written and Illustrated by:   Will Hillenbrand Published by: Holiday House New York 2012 Ages:   3 – 6 Theme: friendship, teamwork, possibilities, fun Opening Lines: Bear looked at the sky. Could it be? … Continue reading

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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

Earth to Audrey Written by:   Susan Hughes Illustrator:   Stephane Poulin Published by:   Kids Can Press Ltd Age:  4 and up Theme:   power of friendship, imagination, discovery First Line:   The first time I saw Audrey, I almost didn’t.  The next time … Continue reading

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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

I missed the first Friday of PPBF last week due to excitedly posting about our youngest writers first book out.   Want to read more see here . I love books that have a very deep and warm message, something that would … Continue reading

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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

Jonadab and Rita Author/Illustrator:   Shirley Hughes Published by:   The Bodley Head an imprint of Random House 2009 Ages:   3 – 6 years Themes:   Friendship, Fairy-tale, appreciation, loss. Opening Lines:   Once there was a girl called Minnie who lived in a … Continue reading

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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

“Toot & Puddle” Author/Illustrator:   Holly Hobbie Published by:  Little, Brown and Co Ages:  3 – 8yrs Themes:  friendship, adventure, differences, being yourself Opening Lines:  Toot and Puddle lived together in Woodcock Pocket.  It was such a perfect place to be … Continue reading

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PERFECT PICTURE BOOK – FRIDAY

TWO LITTLE BUGS Author:   Mark Sommerset Illustrator:  Rowan Sommerset Published by:   Dreamboat Books Ages:   0 – 12 years. Theme:   Friendship, Lonely, anxiety, believe First Lines:  Two little bugs sitting on a leaf, One on the top…. One underneath. Synopsis:  From … Continue reading

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