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Ne’er-Do-Well

The writer’s life in Rapscallion Jones by James Marshall.

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Mar 28 2013 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Animals    Jobs    Language    Misfits & Renegades    Role Models  

By Stealth and Subterfuge

We knew him when: a master of mischief in Two Bad Bears.

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Built to Spill

Bad eggs and tall orders in McFig and McFly, A Tale of Jealousy, Revenge and Death (with a Happy Ending).

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Feb 17 2012 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Death    Folklore    Friends & Neighbors    Role Models  

Fears of a Feather

The Flying Lesson of Gerald Pelican by Nathaniel Benchley.

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Dec 05 2011 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Adventure    Animals    Growing    Parents    Role Models    Scary  

All Shook Up

Are You Going to Be Good? (probably not, no) by Cari Best and G. Brian Karas.

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Oct 29 2011 | Comments: 0

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It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane

It’s Weird Parents by Audrey Wood.

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Jul 14 2011 | Comments: 0

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Pretty in Beige

Princess diaries, and the portrait of a primatologist as a young girl.

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What’s It All About?

My Beautiful Child by Matt Mahurin and Lisa Desimini.

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Apr 17 2011 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Growing    Parents    Quiet Please    Role Models    We Are Old  

The Fizzle Box

Heartbreak and highlights from the literary life in Helen Lester’s
Author: A True Story.

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Apr 11 2011 | Comments: 0

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These Three Things

Miss Rumphius and the art of almost happiness.

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Mar 06 2011 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Role Models    Travel    We Are Old  

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