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Begone Dull Care

May 25, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

May 23, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

The Moor’s Last Stand


The Moor’s Last Stand:
How Seven Centuries of Muslim Rule in Spain Came to an End

by Elizabeth Drayson

I wanted to show why his life matters – and the meanings it now has at this time of extreme tension between the west and the Islamic states.

The last Muslim King in Spain

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May 22, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Summer Birds

Summer Birds: The Butterflies of Maria Merian
By Margarita Engle
Illustrated by Julie Paschkis

In the Middle Ages, people believed that insects were evil, born from mud in a process called spontaneous generation. Maria Merian was only a child, but she disagreed. She watched carefully as caterpillars spun themselves cocoons, which opened to reveal summer birds, or butterflies and moths. Maria studied the whole life cycle of the summer birds, and documented what she learned in vibrant paintings.

This is the story of one young girl who took the time to observe and learn, and in so doing disproved a theory that went all the way back to ancient Greece.

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May 21, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

The Garden

May 20, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Mouk Around the World






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May 19, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

All the world’s a stage…

All the world’s a stage,
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances,
And one man in his time plays many parts,
His acts being seven ages.

To Sleep Perchance to Dream (a child’s book of rhymes), a Shakespearean Singable Picture Book

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May 18, 2017 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

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