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Monthly Archives: June 2013

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Did you know that every zebra has its own unique set of stripes?  And that the mother memorizes her baby’s pattern as soon as it’s born?!  Find out this and other amazing facts of many animal’s first day of life.


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A young girl immigrates from Mexico to America in the 1950’s.  Her transition–sometimes difficult, sometimes wonderful–is told through letters back home to her beloved Aunt Lupita.  Beautifully told and drawn by husband/wife team Small and Stewart.



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