Tag Archives: kids books

Themes of the season spring up in latest titles – Columbus Dispatch

21 Mar

Columbus DispatchBooks for kids | Themes of the season spring up in latest titlesColumbus DispatchThe wordless picture book by the Italian husband-and-wife team — first published in 1969 — has been reissued. In simple but bold illustrations of green, black, red and white, a caterpillar crawls from an apple and gradually transforms into a butterfly.

MSU group wants to record military parents reading books for children – Minot Daily News
03/20/2013
Minot Daily NewsMSU group wants to record military parents reading books for childrenMinot Daily NewsAudra Myerchin’s COMM 324: Community Relations” class is collecting children’s picture books through March 31 and will offer service members an opportunity to record themselves reading the books in the university’s recording studio. The students will …

Poway Gives Back: Paw-Parazzi, books for kids & Art in the Park
03/19/2013
Poway Gives Back: Paw-Parazzi, books for kids & Art in the ParkPatch.comThe children also receive a new book to take home and cherish. The program was recently expanded to include Title 1 school, Valley Elementary, with the help of former Channel 10 news anchor and Poway resident Hal Clement and former Poway Unified …

Michael Morpurgo: my favourite children’s books
03/20/2013
Telegraph.co.ukMichael Morpurgo: my favourite children’s booksTelegraph.co.ukAs a young child my attention span was, as I remember it, rather short. (Not sure I’ve changed that much!) So when it came to stories I liked them heavily illustrated or short, or both. They had to rattle along briskly and be filled with excitement and …