Tagged with " alphabet"

Gifts as Simple as A-B-C!

Gifts as Simple as A-B-C!

We are blessed with some awesome alphabet books this year.  Any of these would be fabulous presents for a child […]

Dec 8, 2014     No Comments
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Read ‘em, Cowboy!

Read ‘em, Cowboy!

Boots, spurs, and chaps – oh my! Yup, you guessed it. This entry is all about the cowboy and the […]

Jul 28, 2014     No Comments
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Brilliant British Books and Authors!

Brilliant British Books and Authors!

Since I’ve just returned from a “brilliant” spring break trip across the pond to England, this post is a salute […]

Apr 3, 2014     No Comments
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Book Picks: Halloween

Book Picks: Halloween

The air is crisp, the apples are ready for picking, and there are pumpkins everywhere. It’s October and Halloween is […]

Oct 21, 2013     No Comments
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Author Focus: The Marvelous Yuyi Morales

Author Focus: The Marvelous Yuyi Morales

I have previously written about Yuyi Morales´ gorgeous work as an illustrator in some of my favorite picture books. Today […]

Aug 8, 2013     No Comments
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Tennessee School Readiness Model

Tennessee School Readiness Model

The Tennessee Children’s Cabinet recently unveiled a school readiness model with the goal of making sure that every child in Tennessee comes to school ready […]

Aug 5, 2013     No Comments
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Neil Gaiman for the Younger Set

Neil Gaiman for the Younger Set

“I wouldn’t be who I am without libraries,” writes author Neil Gaiman. Well known to fans of fantasy, horror, and […]

Jul 8, 2013     No Comments
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Blast Off! Sailing Through Space

Blast Off! Sailing Through Space

The days are getting a little warmer, and this is a nice time to take a few minutes to throw on […]

Mar 18, 2013     No Comments
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The Little Rabbit Who Wanted Red Wings

The Little Rabbit Who Wanted Red Wings

This month, on Fridays and Saturdays, our own Wishing Chair Productions will be presenting an original Tom Tichenor marionette play featuring beloved Tichenor puppets […]

Jan 15, 2013     No Comments
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The World of Graeme Base

The World of Graeme Base

Author and illustrator Graeme Base was born in England, but has lived in Australia from the age of 8. After […]

Dec 27, 2012     No Comments
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Bringing Books to Life

Bringing Books to Life helps educators and parents find fun and innovative ways to inspire children to read.

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Klem-Mari Cajigas, Bilingual GROW Project Facilitator
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