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What's New?

swirl board book



Hot off the pressesa Swirl by Swirl Board Book


Amazon has already named it a 2018 Amazon Best Book for Babies-Age 2. Simple, lyrical words and bold, high-contrast art make it perfect for the very young.






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The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian’s Art Changed Science has also been getting some 2018 Best Book attention: 


*New York Public Library’s Top Ten Best Books of 2018 

*Kirkus Best Books of 2018

*Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2018

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