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A Fuse #8 Production
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Unexpected Jolts of Children’s Literature

Today we look at a wide variety of adult titles with tangential connections to children’s books.

Top 100 Children’s Novels #55: All-of-a-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor

#55 All-of-a-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor (1951) 38 points Taylor presents an optimistic but authentic view of Jewish immigrant life in New York City at the turn of the last century. The daily adventures of five school aged girls are shown as they dust the house, go to the library and celebrate the rituals of […]

Fusenews: No More Dead Dog (Food)

Marketing yourself.  Yeah, forget the hokey-pokey.  We know what it’s really all about in this game.  You poor authors and illustrators.  Isn’t it enough that you sweat and strain to create the highest quality literature for the generation that will inherit the earth after we are dead and gone . . . and now you’ve […]