That is NOT a Good Idea!

“That isREALLYNOTa good idea!  It’s pretty well known at this point that picture book author/illustrator Mo Willems rarely hits a wrong note with his stories. His characters, from Knuffle Bunny to Pigeon, have become childhood favourites, and he never seems to run out of unique but incredibly reader-friendly ideas. That is NOT a Good Idea! […]

And the Dish Ran Away with the Spoon

Every night the rhyme gets read Every night Dish and Spoon run away. And every night they return —until tonight! I have always loved the idea of “fractured fairy tales”.  There are so many possibilities that open up when you take something with the longevity and quality of a classic and put a creative spin […]

Dimity Dumpty: The Story of Humpty’s Little Sister

I think it is probably common knowledge that sometimes the greatest treasures turn up in the most unexpected places.  When I first came across Dimity Dumpty: The Story of Humpty’s Little Sister, I hoped that it would be entertaining, expected that it would be amusing, and though that if I was lucky, it might even […]