Eve Bunting’s Picture Book, “A Day’s Work,” Has Lessons for Young Readers on Both Labor Day, 2021 and Every Day of Their Lives.

A Day’s Work By Eve Bunting; illustrated by Ronald Himler   Maybe you’ve them seen; workers standing in the early morning hours. They gather huddled in groups drinking coffee, trying to get warm. And waiting for work. At a certain hour, trucks and vans pull up and eager workers hop in. Maybe someone needs a…

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Teach Our Children the Importance of Our Freedoms

The Wall By Eve Bunting; illustrated by Ronald Himler As parents, we sometimes have a tendency to want to shield our children from anything disquieting, complicated or downright sad. And that is a very human reaction to have; this protective instinct we have as to what filters through to our children’s psyche. We want to…

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