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Chicken Big

Title: Chicken Big Author(s): Keith Graves Illustrator/Photographer: Keith Graves Publisher and Year: Chronicle Books LLC, 2010 Number of pages: 32 Genre: Children’s Fiction Analysis: In Keith Graves’ children’s book Chicken Big, the text functions as a window for the reader … Continue reading

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Dotty

Title: Dotty Author(s): Erica S. Perl Illustrator/Photographer: Julia Denos Publisher and Year: Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2012 Number of pages: 29 Genre: Children’s Fiction Analysis: In Erica S. Perl’s children’s book Dotty, the text functions as a mirror to … Continue reading

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Emily’s Eighteen Aunts

Title: Emily’s Eighteen Aunts Author: Curtis Parkinson Illustrator: Andrea Wayne von Königlsöw Publisher: Stoddart Publishing Co, 2002 Pages: 30 Analysis: Emily’s Eighteen Aunts is about a little girl named Emily. All of her friends have aunts and uncles that go … Continue reading

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McDuff Goes to School

Title: McDuff Goes to School Author: Rosemary Wells Illustrator: Susan Jeffers Publisher: Hyperion Books, 2001 Pages: 24 Analysis: McDuff Goes to School is one of a series by Rosemary Wells about McDuff the dog. In this book, McDuff gets new … Continue reading

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Pinocchio the Boy

Title: Pinocchio the Boy Author: Lane Smith Illustrator: Lane Smith Publisher: Penguin Putnam Books, 2002 Pages: 39 Analysis: Pinocchio the Boy is an interesting take on the story of Pinocchio. In this version, Pinocchio saved Geppetto’s life, and the Blue … Continue reading

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All Afloat on Noah’s Boat

    Title: All Afloat on Noah’s Boat! Author: Tony Mitton Illustrator: Guy Parker-Rees Publisher and Year: Orchard Books, 2006 Number of Pages: 29 Genre: Picture Book Analysis: All Afloat on Noah’s Boat! is a fun story about Noah’s ark … Continue reading

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Rain Makes Applesauce

   Title: Rain Makes Applesauce Author: Julian Scheer Illustrator: Marvin Billeck Publisher and Year: Holiday House, 1964 Genre: Fiction Number of Pages: 30 Analysis: Rain Makes Applesauce is an imaginative tale and its interpretation is entirely up to the reader. … Continue reading

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Art

  Title: Art Author and Illustrator: Patrick McDonnell Publisher and Year: Little, Brown and Company, 2006 Genre: Fiction Number of Pages: 38 Analysis: Art is an imaginative picture book that reminds readers of the importance of using creativity in their … Continue reading

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Pinkalicious and the Pinkatastic Zoo Day

    Title: Pinkalicious and the Pinkatastic Zoo Day Author: Victoria Kann Illustrator: Victoria Kann Publisher and Year: HarperCollins Publishers, 2012 Number of Pages: 26 Genre: Fiction Analysis: Pinkalicious and the Pinkatastic Zoo Day is a story about the young … Continue reading

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When Africa Was Home

Title: When Africa Was Home Author: Karen Lynn Williams Illustrator: Floyd Cooper Publisher: Orchard Books, 1991 Pages: 29 When Africa Was Home is a beautiful story about a little boy named Peter who grew up in Africa. His parents are … Continue reading

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