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Tell Me a Mitzi by Lore Segal

Tell Me a Mitzi by Lore Segal has three stories within one about Mitzi and her younger brother and their daily tales. The tales are a little slices of life with whimsy, a touch of fantasy, and a lot of repetition. The … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Tree by Dawn Jarocki, Soren Kisiel

Once Upon a Tree by Dawn Jarocki, and Soren Kisiel is a encouraging tale about a leaf who struggles to accept and express himself. The leaf is happy being a leaf at the top of a tree until one day when … Continue reading

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A World Full of Animal Stories by Angela McAllister

A World Full of Animal Stories: 50 favourite animal folk tales, myths and legends by Angela McAllister is a beautiful and interesting book of folktales and legends that celebrate animals and culture. These stories are brought to life as the reader travels the globe to … Continue reading

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Bobby’s Got a Brand-New Car by Zidrou

Bobby’s Got a Brand-New Car by Zidrou is a fun ride through a child’s imagination of grown up things. This was a fun and cute little book, but it isn’t clear to children in my view that it is a dream, or … Continue reading

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Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star by Joe Rhatigan

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Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star by Joe Rhatigan is a wonderful and different version of the classic version of Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star. This version involves cats. Twinkle twinkle is a star and her feline friends are trying to find a way … Continue reading

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Animal Defenses by Mary Lindeen

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Animal Defenses by Mary Lindeen is a non-fiction book for early readers. This book is about how animals use their natural defenses that keep them safe. From rolling to a ball to spraying a nasty smell, animals are depicted with nice pictures and … Continue reading

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The Cycling Wangdoos by Kelly Pulley

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The Cycling Wangdoos by Kelly Pulley is a beautifully illustrated story about the value of teamwork. The rhyming is tastefully done. I read this book to my students ages 7-12. They really liked this book. The Wangdoos learn about the importance … Continue reading

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