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77

Days With Frog and Toad

Days With Frog and Toad offers children thoughtful fables.
Plot-ThemeShort Review

These five stories present: 1) timely productiveness, 2) persistent effort, 3) academic detachment, 4) a deception to correct an error, and 5) the nature of jumping to conclusions.

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48

The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles

cover image / children's book / Whangdoodles
Plot-ThemeShort Review

Imagination, unhampered by reason, is supposedly all that's required to reach wonderful lands and 'Whangdoodles' of all sorts.

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33

A Visit to William Blake’s Inn:
Poems for innocent and experienced travellers.

William Blake's Inn — No good can come of misrepresenting another man's ideas.
Plot-ThemeShort Review

Willard's poems offer a bit of Blake's style, but entail flights of imagination more befitting Alice in Wonderland than William Blake.

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14

Show; Don’t Tell! — Secrets of Writing

children's book - cover image - Show; Don't Tell! - Nobisso
Plot-ThemeShort Review

A confusion of Greek Chorus characters tell us —they do not show us— that writers should use nouns and adjectives to show, rather than tell, the reader.