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Tooth Fairy in Training

  Tooth Fairy in Training, Michelle Robinson, illustrated by Briony May Smith, Walker Books, 2019, $24.99 Hb, ISBN 9781406377569. This delightful picture book sheds new light into the world of the Tooth Fairy. As tradition tells it a Tooth Fairy … Continue reading

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Clackety Track

Clackety Track, poems about trains, Skila Brown, illustrated by Jamey Christoph, Candlewick Press, 2019. Isbn 9780763690472,hb, $24.99 Older readers who love trains is the target of this poetry book about trains. The opening double page spread introduces the reader to … Continue reading

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A Cat Called Trim, Corinne Fenton, Craig Smith

A Cat Called Trim, Corinne Fenton, illustrated by Craig Smith, Allen and Unwin, 2019, ISBN 9781760631840, HB. Continuing on with her love of animals and a love of history, Fenton has retold in her own unique way another real life … Continue reading

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BEWARE THE DEEP DARK FOREST

BEWARE THE DEEP DARK FOREST, Sue Whiting, Annie White, Walker Books, 2018, ISBN 978 1 742032 34 4, hardback. Everyone knew the forest was deep and dark. Rosie’s grandma knew there were carnivorous plants, and Rosie’s dad knew there were … Continue reading

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GIRAFFE PROBLEMS

GIRAFFE PROBLEMS, Jory John, illustrated by Lane Smith, Walker Books, 2018. ISBN 978 1 4063 8316 4, hardback. Edward the Giraffe hates how his neck is so long and so high compared to all his fellow animals where he lives. … Continue reading

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