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Screen Shot 2013-03-20 at 11.54.30 AMA cheerful “bunny rabbit gentleman” with a wonderful knack for setting things right.  Kind, soothing and entertaining tales.

Also had to post the sublime graphic art of the 1961 board game:

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Screen Shot 2013-03-20 at 9.55.19 AMLin has written and drawn an absolutely gorgeous adventure, weaving traditional Chinese folktales into the story of a young heroine on a quest to change her family’s fortune.

Screen Shot 2013-03-20 at 10.02.59 AMA boy, his grandfather, and a handful of oddballs go on a quest in the wilds of Africa to search for the highly intelligent, massively large worms of Kukumlima.  Bizarre, clever, funny, and sweet.  Classic Pinkwater.

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With a straightforward, informative, and personable tone, this book educates the younger set about babies, bodies, families and friends in an age-appropriate way (recommended for ages 4-8).  An excellent entree to the birds and the bees.

For pubescent and prepubescent readers, the series also includes: It’s Perfectly Normal (1994) and It’s So Amazing (1999).

Read glowing reviews from School Library Journal and Booklist here.

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