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“Noah Webster and His Words has something for everyone: nostalgia, history, entrepreneurism, and last but not least, a few good old-fashioned belly laughs.”

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Since the beginning of time and the formation of the family as a unit, parents have faced the daunting task of enforcing bedtime even as their drowsy-eyed children argue that they’re simply “not sl

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“. . . a Christmas book with a twist to delight audiences young and old.”

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Christmas is known for lots of things: giving, receiving, long-time-no-see faces, egg nog, hot chocolate, and shredding wrapping paper to get to the wonderful gift inside.

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“. . . these five little monkeys will become as memorable and well-loved to toddlers as the other mischievous little monkeys who once jumped on the bed.”

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“. . . a great addition to any child’s personal library.”

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“. . . a smart book that is also a powerful teaching tool.”

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“David A. Carter adds to Seuss’s world-building by taking the author/illustrator’s ’tude and giving it the added dimension of 3-D. And Carter has surpassed himself here.

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“Children will relate to this dazzling little book in their own ways, while adults will likely marvel that the author and illustrator have expressed so much joy with so few words.”

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“Bravo to Jeanette Winter for this magical little book humming with hope.”

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“The message: Too many sweets can make you sick. . . .

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“Happy provides ample opportunities for extensive discussion about the expression of emotions—a true, potentially interactive delight for young readers and their caregivers.”

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“That purple-haired Isabella playing in the sandbox is NOT a little girl; she’s an archeologist ready to explore the pyramids of Egypt—and that’s just for starters. . . . Mr.

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“The Buddy Files: The Case of the School Ghost is filled with suspense, mystery, and fun for the young reader. Mr.

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“The lyrical text and colorful illustrations of Emily and Carlo will capture the hearts of young picture book readers.”

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“Children ages seven and up will love this new title in Mr. Stilton’s comic book/graphic novel series.

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“In this story the author captures the chaotic life of most children and their parents.

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“Some African American families today broom jump at their weddings in memory of their slave history.

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“We can all use a comforting story of love, even—or especially—if it is ripped from a brutal past.”

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“Written in kid-speak, this story is sure to amuse and delight the picture book group.”

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“Which Side Are You On? provides an educational opportunity through a dramatic and enjoyable story.

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“Enlivened by expressive drawings that evoke Old World places and people, The Mermaid of Warsaw is a collection worth dipping into.”

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Remember Goodnight Moon? Margaret Wise Brown’s classic bedtime tale, published in the late 1940s? Pictures by Clement Hurd?

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". . . a gripping story few children today."

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