Children's Picture Books

The Tickle Tree by Chae Strathi, illustrated by Poly Bernatene

The Tickle Tree is a wonderfully lyrical fantastic story, taking the reader on a journey through the imagination. The artwork is fabulous and the words spiral around the page, perfectly fitting into the art. In places, the words are props for the characters to use to leap from page to page. Each playful, imaginative scene…… Continue reading The Tickle Tree by Chae Strathi, illustrated by Poly Bernatene

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The Anthropology of Turquoise: Reflections of Desert, Sea, Stone, and Sky by Ellen Meloy

I was lost but knew where I was. They were not lost but did not know where they were. – Anthropology of Turquoise Ellen Meloy I picked up the Anthropology of Turquoise in a book store in Grand Canyon Village on a camping trip, expecting a study of turquoise. What I got was so much better than that. (Even…… Continue reading The Anthropology of Turquoise: Reflections of Desert, Sea, Stone, and Sky by Ellen Meloy