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Nop

Nop, Caroline Magerl, Walker Books, 2019, isbn 9781760651251, RRP $26.99 hb. Nop is a ragged little teddy bear at Oddmint’s Dumporeum ( I love this word, it conjurs up so many ideas to its meaning). Nop is lost amongst a … Continue reading

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The Pigeon has to go to school.

The Pigeon has to go to school! Words and pictures by Mo Willems, Walker books, 2019, softcover, isbn 9781406389012, $16.99 This book is about the Pigeon who really does not want to go to school, even the reading out of … Continue reading

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Joy, book review

Joy, Yasmeen Ismail, illustrated by Jenni Desmond, 2019, Walker Books, Hb, $24.99, isbn 9781406385205 At first glance I thought there was nothing too special about this book but upon re-reading I changed my mind. A kitten leaves the warmth and … Continue reading

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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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