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Tag: children’s literature
From civil rights, magic, naughty cats and bunnies, below are the top stories this week in the world of children’s books: Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit is the first children’s literature character to appear on a British coin: bit.ly/1LQ971n American Girl adds a new character to its book lineup, focusing on the civil rights movement: bit.ly/1U2JxZB
10 questions with Jim Arnosky, coming later this week!
Nice story this morning on NPR about the Kerlan Collection at the University of Minnesota, a children’s literature repository of over 100,000 books, drafts and manuscripts. In Trove Of Kids’ Book Treasures, A Glimpse Of The Work Behind The Magic