Episode 147 || The New Childhood Classics
'Tis the season to start thinking about children's books! What will you buy this year for the young reader in your life? Chris and Annie have some suggestions for you this week, hopefully beyond the old standards--not that there's anything wrong with the old standards! Also, weird moles.
Mentioned this week:
+ Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children's Literature as an Adult by Bruce Handy
+ Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
+ Dragons Love Tacos Too by Adam Rubin
+ Dough Knights and Dragons by Dee Leone
+ Franklin's Flying Bookshop by Jen Campbell and Kathie Harnett
+ The Book with No Pictures by B. J. Novak
+ Elephant and Piggie by Mo Willems
+ There's a Monster at the End of this Book by Jon Stone
+ This is Not My Hat by Jon Klassen
+ Vegetables in Underwear by Jared Chapman
+ Little Red by Bethan Woollvin
+ The Ugly Pumpkin by Dave Horowitz
+ Hooray for Hat by Dave Won
+ Boss Baby by Marla Frazee
+ Bossier Baby by Marla Frazee
+ King Baby by Kate Beaton
+ Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae
+ God's Very Good Idea by Trillia Newbell
+ Big and Small, God Made Them All by Ben Wilder
+ The Story Cure by Ella Berthoud and Susan Elderkin
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