Bookin' It

I love reading all kinds of books to draw inspiration, get ideas, escape reality, and enter another world. I'm an artist so when I read books, my imagination and creativity really get working and I come up with lots of new creative ideas.
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November
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A.S. Byatt, Richard Francis Burton, Anonymous
November 2016
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reviewed: Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Who didn't love this book as a child? Its very engaging for kindergarten children, holding their attention with vivid colors...
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? - Bill Martin Jr., Eric Carle
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reviewed: 13 Monsters Who Should Be Avoided
This book was a very pleasant surprise. I found it for a deal, but it turned out to be very entertaining and clever. 13 Mon...
13 Monsters Who Should Be Avoided - Kevin Shortsleeve
reviewed: The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
I loved this book when I was a child, and it's still great. It tells the story of a Native American girl who loved wild horse...
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses - Paul Goble
reviewed: The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
I loved this book when I was a child, and it's still great. It tells the story of a Native American girl who loved wild hors...
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses - Paul Goble
reviewed: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
No childhood is complete without this super-fun book. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is an adorable rhyming story about letters of ...
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom - Bill Martin Jr., John Archambault, Lois Ehlert
text: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
No childhood is complete without this super-fun book. Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is an adorable rhyming story about letters of ...
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom - Bill Martin Jr., John Archambault, Lois Ehlert
text: You Are My Work of Art
I know its more of a parent-child book, but this book is so sweet. Kindergarten students will love this book about how they ...
You Are My Work of Art - Sue DiCicco
reviewed: The Grouchy Caterpillar
Eric Carle tells another valuable story with stunning illustrations in The Grouchy Ladybug. We are told the story of a grouc...
The Grouchy Ladybug - Eric Carle
reviewed: Who Put The B in Ballyhoo?
This beautiful book provides terms and facts about the circus in alphabetical order, camouflaged by vivid illustrations and w...
Who Put the B in the Ballyhoo? - Carlyn Beccia
reviewed: Canterbury Tales
Chancer's Canterbury Tales have always been classics. This version just made them a little more fun for me. I love the mid-...
Chancer's Canterbury Tales Retold And Illustrated by Marcia Williams - Marcia Williams, Geoffrey Chaucer

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The Arabian Nights: Tales from a Thousand and One Nights
A.S. Byatt, Richard Francis Burton, Anonymous