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Five More New Picture Book Biographies (and an Invitation)

Take a look at these five recent titles offering a variety of life lessons drawn from the experiences of remarkable men and women. Some of them are well-known; others are less-heralded. Three of these titles are related to New York … Continue reading

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Review: ANYBODY’S GAME: KATHRYN JOHNSTON, THE FIRST GIRL TO PLAY LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL by Heather Lang

Anybody’s Game: Kathryn Johnston, the First Girl to Play Little League Baseball by Heather Lang is a terrific new nonfiction baseball picture book and a great way to celebrate the upcoming baseball season. “Girls don’t play baseball” is the book’s … Continue reading

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Nine More Nonfiction Picture Books for Your Consideration

Several books about animals are featured in this month’s round-up of recent nonfiction picture books.  I hope these brief descriptions are useful as you select books for your school or family collections.  You will be able to tell which ones … Continue reading

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