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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Made More Wonderful by Graphic Artist Michael Sieben
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Made More Wonderful by Graphic Artist Michael Sieben

“Hearts will never be practical until they can be made unbreakable.”

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Advice to Little Girls: Young Mark Twain’s Little-Known, Lovely 1865 Children’s Book
Advice to Little Girls: Young Mark Twain’s Little-Known, Lovely 1865 Children’s Book

“Good little girls always show marked deference for the aged. You ought never to ‘sass’ old people unless they ‘sass’ you first.”

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You Are Stardust: Teaching Kids About the Universe in Stunning Illustrated Dioramas
You Are Stardust: Teaching Kids About the Universe in Stunning Illustrated Dioramas

“Every tiny atom in your body came from a star that exploded long before you were born.”

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The Bed Book: Sylvia Plath’s Vintage Poems for Kids, Illustrated by Quentin Blake
The Bed Book: Sylvia Plath’s Vintage Poems for Kids, Illustrated by Quentin Blake

“Most Beds are Beds for sleeping and resting, but the best Beds are much more interesting!”

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Marriage Equality for Kids: The True Story of Central Park Zoo’s Gay Penguin Family, Illustrated
Marriage Equality for Kids: The True Story of Central Park Zoo’s Gay Penguin Family, Illustrated

“We’ll call her Tango … because it takes two to make a Tango.”

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My Brother’s Book: Maurice Sendak’s Posthumous Love Letter to the World
My Brother’s Book: Maurice Sendak’s Posthumous Love Letter to the World

“Because love is so enormous, the only thing you can think of doing is swallowing the person that you love entirely.”

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