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Yellow Elephant: A Bright Bestiary by Larios and Paschkis

Read  November 2017 Recommended for fans of lithographs, animals ★    ★    ★    ★   1/2 I have a long affection for children’s picture books, despite having no children. When I saw a review on this and a small sample of … Continue reading

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The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder

Read June  2016 Recommended for young adult readers, fans of imagination  ★     ★     ★     1/2    Based on Wanda’s excellent review, as well as my own fondness for ancient Egypt, I picked up this young adult book … Continue reading

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The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip by George Saunders, illustrated by Lane Smith

Read December 2015 Recommended for fans of Stinky Cheese  ★    ★    1/2 Poor Gappers! They just want to climb on the goats and shriek with happiness. Poor goats! If they can’t sleep from the shrieking, then they can’t … Continue reading

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