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Rat Race

A constitution and its amendments in Cheese Belongs to You! by Alexis Deacon and Viviane Schwarz.

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Finger Licking

Hubert the Pudge: A Vegetarian Tale by Henrik Drescher.

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Filed Under:  Animals   Food  

How Bizarre

The ballad of Chad and Theodora in Odd Duck by Cecil Castellucci and Sara Varon.

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

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The Watery Part of the World

If You Want to See a Whale by Julie Fogliano and Erin E. Stead.

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Filed Under:  Adventure   Animals   Quiet Please  


Loud bumps and tiny footsteps in Little Bear’s Visit by Else Holmelund Minarik and Maurice Sendak.

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Filed Under:  Animals   Folklore   Movies   Scary  

Spring Back

Three leafy new retellings.

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Filed Under:  Animals   Folklore   Seasons  

Standing Down

Cookie the Walker by Chris Monroe.

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Filed Under:  Animals   Hobbies   Misfits & Renegades  

The Stranger

A crocodile in full: John Jensen Feels Different by Henrik Hovland and Torill Kove.

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Be Kind Rewind

Margaret Wise Brown on singing, crying and remembering in The Dead Bird.

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Filed Under:  Animals   Death   Growing  

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