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  • Picture Book Round-Up #7

    Picture Book Round-Up #7

    I’m back, back again with another round-up of picture books. A real potpourri this week, of diverse titles covering race, food, civil rights, bedtime routines, and animal rescue. Hold Them Close: A Love Letter to Black Children by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow, illustrated by Patrick Dougher, with photography by Jamel Shabazz This is a gorgeous book–a great…

  • The One and Only Ivan

    The One and Only Ivan

    One of my goals this year was to read the Newbery Winners since I was born (1995), and I decided to do that in March.