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Styling Librarian- Saturday Book Share: Little Red Writing

”Pull up a chair, it’s a Saturday Book Share”.

Saturday Book ShareCelebrating picture books again! This is the final week, next week? A NOVEL!

I chose to feature a new book that I’ve read numerous reviews of: Little Red Writing by Joan Holub, illustrated by Melissa Sweet – really enjoyed reading this writing process mixed with the fairy tale Little Red Riding Hood. I think this is a perfect book to use for a discussion about author purpose and also discussing the writing process with children. I have a Y1 team that is going to teach a unit about telling stories this spring and I cannot wait to pass this along to them, a perfect fit.

Goodreads Summary: “Acclaimed writer Joan Holub and Caldecott Honoree Melissa Sweet team up in this hilarious and exuberant retelling of Little Red Riding Hood, in which a brave, little red pencil finds her way through the many perils of writing a story, faces a ravenous pencil sharpener (the Wolf 3000)… and saves the day.”

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About Pull up a chair, it’s a Saturday Book Share: I’ve had many books I review that I just want to feature. Simple and easy, celebrate a new book encounter. So that’s what Saturday Book Share is about for me, celebrating books! Perhaps some days I’ll share the book with a short reading of a portion. Or perhaps other days I’ll just share a glimpse of the book.

Want more book ideas and reviews? – Yes, I’m quite brief, but a prolific reader!  Please visit me at Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/user/show/1941055-the-styling-librarian Also, please follow this blog through email updates – (do so to the right of this blog post). I appreciate all of the support, makes my day! Honored by all the wonderful followers.
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