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What you DON’T know about author Hans Christian Andersen

International Children’s Book Day is celebrated every April 2nd, inspiring children to pick up a book and get reading! April the 2nd was chosen to mark this day for young literature lovers as it’s the same date as Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday, the author of many famous children’s stories like The Little Mermaid and The… Read More What you DON’T know about author Hans Christian Andersen

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A Profile of Herman Parish-Amelia Bedelia Creator (Guest Post by Hannah Rials)

We all know and love that wacky, backward character Amelia Bedelia. She’s literal. She’s funny. And she is an amazing baker! But what I’ve always wondered  is how in the world was a character like Amelia dreamed up? Herman Parish is the answer to my question. After his aunt Peggy died, and after many years… Read More A Profile of Herman Parish-Amelia Bedelia Creator (Guest Post by Hannah Rials)