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Pioneer Puppeteer

The Good Neighbor: The life and work of Fred Rogers by Maxwell King. It would be a lie if I told you I’d been a fan of the Mr. Rogers program. If memory serves me correctly, my children and I … Continue reading

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The Art of Christmas

Tomie dePaola is one of my favorite illustrators.  I’ve collected his books for years.  I love the simplistic way he paints!  The stories he depicts are timeless. If you know and enjoy dePaola’s work, you will appreciate The Friendly Beasts. … Continue reading

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Left Out in the Cold

A Wish to be a Christmas Tree by Colleen Monroe is a beautifully illustrated (by the author’s husband) children’s book about a tree which has never been chopped down and taken home to be used as a Christmas tree. Kindly … Continue reading

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