Monthly Archives: November 2013

Adventures of Three Sisters, Chapter 2, by Kathryn Cunningham

In case anyone has forgotten, this is chapter 2 of a story that I have written.  I am working to get it ready to publish on iBooks with illustrations by my oldest daughter.  Please take a look and tell me … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Bread, by Florence Chen, The Friend Magazine

Little Ying is excited for the Thanksgiving feast at her class at school, and she can’t wait to see what kind of special bread her mother will make for her to share.  But the sight of the strange looking Chinese … Continue reading

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I Know and Old Lady Who Swallowed a Pie, by Alison Jackson, illustrated by Judith Byron Schachner

Who doesn’t love having Grandma over to their house for a lovely Thanksgiving feast and get together?  And who doesn’t love watching Grandma stuff so much food down her gullet that she blows up to the size of a Macy’s … Continue reading

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Adventures of Three Sisters, by Kathryn Cunningham

A few months back when I decided to start writing stories, my husband, who is a big Mac fan and loves technology in general, suggested that I write a story, have my daughter Abigail illustrate it, and publish it on … Continue reading

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Pardon That Turkey, by Susan Sloate, illustrated by Christian Slade

What do a turkey and a woman name Sarah Hale have in common?  Both the turkey and the woman would probably tell you that they have no idea, if the former hadn’t been roasted up for your Thanksgiving dinner, and … Continue reading

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How Big Could Your Pumpkin Grow? by Wendell Minor

Pumpkins, pumpkins everywhere, and most of them are gigantic and awesome.  From the carved-out pumpkin boat races in Vermont to the hot air balloon fiesta in New Mexico to the world’s tallest roller coaster in New Jersey, pumpkins lead you … Continue reading

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See How They Grow: Butterfly, by Mary Ling, photographs by Kim Taylor

A butterfly is one of the most beautiful and fascinating creatures that nature has created, and kids cannot get enough of them.  This little book is a photographic documentary of a butterfly’s journey from egg to caterpillar to chrysalis to … Continue reading

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