Something Else: The Trouble with Tilly Trumble

Friday, May 18, 2007.

The Trouble with Tilly TrumbleAuthor: Lynn Manuel
Illustrator: Diane Greenseid (on JOMB)
Published: 2006 Abrams Books for Young Readers (on JOMB)
ISBN: 0810959720

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This frolicsome tale of friendship found reminds us that — even when our lives are full of colour, clutter and carefree creativity — the best things in life are … breathing.

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Interview with Timothy Shanahan

Thursday, May 17, 2007.

Timothy ShanahanThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with Timothy Shanahan, President of the International Reading Association and Professor of Urban Education at the University of Illinois at Chicago, about literacy in life and the role of children’s books in building literacy skills.

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Interview with Wallace Edwards

Thursday, May 17, 2007.

Wallace EdwardsThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association’s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with author and illustrator Wallace Edwards about playing with language and art to inspire children to think differently.

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Interview with Stephen Swinburne

Thursday, May 17, 2007.

Stephen SwinburneThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association’s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with author Stephen Swinburne about how he writes books to turn children in conservationists.

Books mentioned:

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Interview with Elise Primavera

Thursday, May 17, 2007.

Elise PrimaveraThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with author and illustrator Elise Primavera about her magical and endearing book, Plantpet.

Books mentioned:

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Interview with Susan Bosak

Thursday, May 17, 2007.

Susan BosackThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with author and dreamer Susan Bosak about her book “Dream”, it’s participation in LegacyProject.org, and being a conductor in a book creation process that involved fifteen illustrators.

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Interview with Tedd Arnold

Thursday, May 17, 2007.

Tedd ArnoldThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with author and illustrator Tedd Arnold about playing with words and the process of illustrating books.

Books mentioned:

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Interview with Alvina Ling and Peter Brown

Wednesday, May 16, 2007.

Alvina Ling and Peter BrownThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with Alvina Ling and Peter Brown about the process of writing and editing Peter’s book Flight of the Dodo.

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Interview with Alicia Logey

Wednesday, May 16, 2007.

Alicia LogeyThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with Alicia Logey, the French Immersion Coordinator with the Surrey School District in British Columbia, about the challenges of literacy in a multilingual environment — be it school or home.

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Interview with Gabriel Benn

Wednesday, May 16, 2007.

Gabriel BennThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with Hip Hop M.C. and curriculum developer Gabriel Benn about H.E.L.P., the Hip-Hop Educational Literacy Program — a creative reading program that combines the power of Hip-Hop with proven reading instruction — and gives a short performance.

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Interview with Chris Raschka and Jack Prelutsky

Wednesday, May 16, 2007.

Chris Raschka and Jack PrelutskyThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with writer and illustrator Chris Raschka, and poet Jack Prelutsky about the role of musical styles and rhythms in their writing, and inspiring children to write.

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Interview with Ira Wolfman and Michael Cohen

Tuesday, May 15, 2007.

Ira Wolfman and Michael CohenThis episode of Just One More Book! is part of our showcase coverage of the International Reading Association‘s 52nd annual conference.

Mark speaks with Ira Wolfman, Senior Vice President Editorial with Weekly Reader Magazine, and Dr. Michael Cohen, developmental psychologist and educational researcher with the Michael Cohen Group, about the results of a recent study that illustrates the importance of magazines as part of a literacy strategy.

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