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Emma Bland Smith at Books of Wonder

November 26, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join Books of Wonder for this virtual event where they’ll uncover the true stories of Victor Hugo Green, a mailman who created the Green Book travel guide to help Black people travel safely; Mister Rogers, treasured TV icon who used music to capture the magic of everyday life; Robert McCloskey, the creator of picture book classic Make Way for Ducklings; Steven Spielberg, the legendary director and producer who started off as an ordinary Jewish boy; and Ruth Krauss, the author behind beloved children’s books such as The Carrot Seed and A Hole is to Dig.


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Mr. McCloskey’s Marvelous Mallards

Author: Emma Bland Smith; Illustrated by Becca Stadtlander

This behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the classic and beloved picture book Make Way for Ducklings will captivate young artists, writers, readers, and animal lovers alike. While writing and…

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