February 19, 2013 - 1:42pm
Preview: A Year with Frog and Toad at Derby Dinner Playhouse
A Year with Frog and Toad comes to life on stage at Derby Dinner Playhouse, this Saturday, February 23.
Oh, the beloved Frog and Toad. How I love this classic early reader series that I read as a child and handed to my own when she was learning how to read. In my experience as a children’s librarian, Arnold Lobel’s books do not sit on the shelf for very long. The first of the series, Frog...
February 12, 2013 - 1:56pm
Preview “Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters”, a Zimbabwe folktale at StageOne
See the beautiful telling of this African American folktale this Sunday, February 17 only.
When I was studying to receive my Master’s in library science, I took courses of many varieties on children’s literature. In one such course, an area of children’s literature we had to investigate was that of multicultural literature. And so I was introduced to the African-...