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jim-averbeck's picture
Oct.13.2011
From School Library Journal PreS-Gr 1-With winsomely simple text and illustrations, this picture book is less a story than a convergence of fanciful possibilities. It begins with a large blue egg that's just beginning to crack: "An egg is not a baby bird." On the next page, the crack widens...
kristen-j-tsetsi's picture
Sep.08.2009
Love, lust, passion, displaced anger, guiltless selfishness, the love of real life, and domestic confinement. Stories in this collection include fiction prize winner and Pushcart Prize-nominee “They Three at Once Were One,” fiction prize winner “Becoming an Oates Girl,” and fiction prize...