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Launch Party for WHAT’S BUGGING BAILEY BLECKER?

Posted by on Feb 19, 2011 in Launch Party | Comments Off on Launch Party for WHAT’S BUGGING BAILEY BLECKER?

Launch Party for WHAT’S BUGGING BAILEY BLECKER?

Children’s book author, Gail Donovan released her middle grade novel, What’s Bugging Bailey Blecker?, a humorous novel featuring fifth-grader Bailey Blecker whose classroom has been attacked by an all too common problem–head lice.  The book was launched with a family event featuring all sorts of bugs, but fortunately no lice.   Children circled around the Live Bug Zoo with naturalist, Tony Sohns… enjoyed bug games…   giveaways, and goodies… And a book autographing.   Share...

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Nest, Nook, & Cranny Trail

Posted by on Sep 29, 2010 in Children's Book Illustration, Kinetic Literacy, Launch Party, Outdoor Literacy, StoryWalk | Comments Off on Nest, Nook, & Cranny Trail

Nest, Nook, & Cranny is a book for all ages featuring tongue-in-cheek sonnets and lyrical free verse by poet, Susan Blackaby.  The collection of poems explores the many kinds of homes animals make for themselves. Readers experience different habitats–desert, grasslands, shoreline, wetland, and woodland–and the animals that call them home.     “As a writer, I’m often asked where I get my ideas, and I usually say that I poke my nose out the front door. I suggest you do the same,” says author Susan Blackaby, “If you stay on the lookout for quirky, curious, and...

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