Father Knows Five 11-15-13

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1.  I have always been a big fan of the series Choose Your Own Adventure.  Remember these great books?  Click on the pic below to go to a cool history of the series and how it came to be:


2.  Talk about adventure!  How about clicking on this pic below to go to an interesting slide show of some great library “slides” in history:


3.  Children’s Books as Good Medicine – “There are lessons and hope in kids books…”

4.  “For the better part of 18 years at different points in her career, Diane Muldrow has edited Little Golden books, the golden-spined children’s books. Her recently released Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Little Golden Book offers simple advice and illustrations from those pageturners.”  Click the photo here to go to the story:


5.  The art and artists of the Little Golden Book series.  Click the pic below to enjoy!