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Awesome Picture Book: The Day the Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers

While I did not devote an entire blog post to Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers’ first crayon adventure, The Day the Crayons Quit, I did mention it here as a great picture book for older readers. It is one of … Continue reading

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Picture Book Favourites on Film: New in DVDs

Do you know someone who loves stories? We just got a great set of picture book classics on DVD. Reading along and listening is a great tool for early literacy, and builds confidence and enthusiasm in budding book-lovers. We have many … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems: Unusual Alphabet and Counting Books

While looking for books about letters and numbers for my younger groups, I stumbled upon several hidden gems that I had never noticed in our collection. These four caught my attention, and all for different reasons: I Spy Two Eyes: … Continue reading

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