Entries Tagged as 'Friendship'

What’s The Matter, Marlo?

June 14th, 2020 · No Comments · Books

WHAT’S THE MATTER, MARLO? by Andrew Arnold addresses how children can tackle difficult emotions and recognize the strength between friends. The narrator and her best friend Marlo do everything together, including their favorite game hide-and-seek. Marlo’s dog Hooper is often with them, wagging and chasing and fetching. When conflict occurs, their friendship is tested and […]

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Little Robot

September 28th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM When I received a publisher’s review copy of Ben Hatke’s hardcover graphic novel Little Robot, it was first on the list to read that night at bedtime with my almost 5- and 7-year-olds. The artwork is beautiful, much like Hatke’s last book, Julia’s House for Lost Creatures, but the style of storytelling […]

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Jane and the Dragon

December 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · Television

Review By JENNIFER KALI There once was a lady in waiting Let’s call her Jane. That girl wasn’t ordinary- No way for me a lady stuck in waiting I’d rather battle fire-breathing dragons I knew I could prove that a girl could be a Knight Though my friends all laughed at me but… I wouldn’t […]

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Mind of My Own

May 29th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Music

Review By HOMA WOODRUM A friend with 2-1/2-year and six-month old daughters told me to check out singer/songwriter Frances England’s CDs from the library and I’m so glad I did.  The first CD to come up on reserve was her 2010 album “Mind of My Own.”  As I listened in the car with my 4-1/2-year-old […]

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