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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

Clown Child Author:  Amy Littlesugar Illustrator:  Kimberly Bulcken Root Published by: Philomet Books division of Penquin Young Readers Group NYC Ages: 6 and up Theme:  Home, family, love, gratitude Opening Lines:  in 1910, when cotton candy was called “fairy floss,” a clown … Continue reading

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The Famous Nini :  A Mostly true Story of How a Plain White Cat Became a Star Author:  Mary Nethery Illustrated by:  John Manders. Published:  Clarion Books  2010 Age:  3 – and up Theme:   Cats, Cultural, friendship, Historical, Performing Arts … Continue reading

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