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A Dot in the Snow - Perfect Picture Book Friday #PPBF

Sometimes an unexpected friend can make all the difference. A Dot in the Snow Written by: Corrinne Averiss Illustrator: Fiona Woodcock Publisher: Sterling Children's Books 2016 Age: 3-7 Fiction Theme: Friendship, bravery, winter, curiosity Synopsis (From Amazon): As Miki the polar bear romps in the snow, he spots a bright red dot far off in the distance. It turns out to be . . . a little girl with a twinkly face and gurgling laugh! Now Miki has someone to play with. Together the brand-new friends toss snowballs, have icy adventures, and eventually find their way home to snuggle with their mothers. Wonderfully sweet and spare illustrations capture a wintertime friendship in this warm picture

Three Bears in a Boat - Perfect Picture Book Friday #PPBF

What would you do to fix a mistake? How far would you go? An exciting ocean adventure to try and fix a mistake, before anyone (especially Mom) finds out. Three Bears in a Boat Written by: David Soman Illustrated by: David Soman Publisher: Dial Books for Young Readers (2014) Ages: 3-5 Fiction Theme: Responsibility, honesty, forgiveness, animals, adventure, cooperation Synopsis (From Amazon): Three bear siblings break their mother’s favorite blue seashell, and rather than tell her, they decide to set out in their sailboat to find her a new one. On their quest they encounter salty sailors, strange new islands, huge whales, and vast seas but no blue seashells. When a treacherous storm suddenly b

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