Monday, April 18, 2011

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Welcome Special Guest, Liz Garton Scanlon!

April 18, 2011

NOODLE & LOU, by Liz Garton Scanlon, illustrated by Arthur Howard Some days are muddy rain-cloud ones when the grass seems greener everywhere but where we are. That’s how Noodle, the worm, feels from time to time. But lucky, Noodle! When he’s blue, he knows just what to do.  He calls on his best buddy, […]

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Liz’s Story

April 18, 2011

I grew up in the mountains in Colorado with my mom, dad, little sister, two dogs, two horses, two gerbils, and the occasional bird, snake, frog or fish. One time I actually took in a rooster but that lasted just one night. Did you have a best friend?  Who was it and why were you […]

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Your Friend, Liz

April 18, 2011

Dear Reader, I’m so glad you’ve read my book NOODLE & LOU, about a bummed-out worm and his buddy the blue jay! A friendship between a worm and a bird – it’s a funny thought, isn’t it? Sometimes we get the idea that we’re supposed to be just like our friends, but some of my […]

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NOODLE AND LOU, by Liz Garton Scanlon

April 18, 2011

Liz says that Noodle and Lou are really just worm-and-bird versions of herself and the many folks she’s lucky enough to call friends, folks who always seem to see the best in each other. Click HERE to access a Teacher’s Guide cleverly designed by Natalie Dias Lorenzi. In it, along with wonderful pre-reading, vocabulary exercises, […]

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