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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

Steam Train, Dream Train Written by: Sherri Dusky Rinker Illustrated by: Tom Lichtenheld Published by: Chronicle Books LLC 2013 Ages:   4 – 6 years Theme: Trains, animals, night-time Opening Lines:   Through the darkness, clickety-clack…   coming closer, down the track… hold … Continue reading

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“Perfect Picture Book” – Friday

Zero the Hero Author:   Joan Holub Illustrator:   Tom Lichenheld Published by:   Henry Holt & Co  2012 Ages:   6 – 10 years Themes:   Friendship, mathematics, Heroism Opening Lines:   Unlike most numbers, Zero believed himself to be a hero  He just needed … Continue reading

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