Entries Tagged as 'Rainforest'

Rio (2011)

May 17th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Movies

Review By JESSICA ALMY The animated movie “Rio” really had me at the first scene, where all the birds of the rainforest ascend into the sky to sing and fly in a huge, showy musical number. Add to the lush animation and the spirited music a storyline that revolves around the evils of the pet […]

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Who Is the Beast?

October 27th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY When kiddo was a baby, this was my favorite of her board books. Keith Baker’s lush jungle scenes combine with a powerful message that applies in equal force to people and other animals. The first half of the book – which is also available in paperback and hardcover – portrays animals scurrying […]

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