Penny And The Plain Piece Of Paper Philomel/Penguin Random House
Penny Lives on a plain piece of paper, with just one problem- she’s bored. There’s nothing to do, no one to talk to, not a single way to keep herself entertained! And so Penny makes a decision: it’s high time she ventured out into the world and explored other types of paper.
In this fun and funny book about fitting in and finding a home, imagination wins the day.
“Penny’s journey through varying visual styles is bright, fascinating, and funny . . . Irresistibly touchable.” —Kirkus Reviews, *STARRED REVIEW*.Read the full review...
Scribble & Author Kane Miller Books
Scribble & Author is written as a dialogue between the main character, Scribble, and the author who created her. Scribble’s journey starts on a peaceful shore called THE BEGINNING. continues through the rough, adventurous MIDDLE, and leads finally to THE ENDING, which is not at all what Scribble expected…
“An unseen author guides a scribble through the elements of story creation...Vivid, offbeat, and instructive.”Kirkus review, Sept. 2016 Read the full review...
“So, so, clever is this story! This is a terrific way to introduce young readers to how narratives work. So many teaching possibilities with this wonderful book!”Jeff Barger, NC Teacher Stuff blog. Nov. 2016 Read the full review...
“The starting point in this project was--what else--scribbles! :-)
I scribbled on the page, looking for a new character, not knowing where it would take me.
When I saw Scribble, I immediately fell in love with her and knew I’d found my new character...”
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