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The Right Way to be Crippled and Naked The Right Way to be Crippled and Naked
The Fiction of Disability: An Anthology
by Sheila Black and Michael Northen and Annabelle Hayse

Welcome to the worlds of the disabled. The physically disabled. The mentally disabled. The emotionally disabled. What does that word "disabled" mean anyway? Is there a right way to be crippled?

Ahgottahandleonit Ahgottahandleonit
by Donovan Mixon

Tim's a struggling black kid on the mean streets of Newark. How far can he run? Where can he hide?

First Concepts in Mexican Folk Art: Board Book Collection First Concepts in Mexican Folk Art: Board Book Collection
ABeCedarios, Opuestos, Colores de la Vida, Animal Talk & Count Me In
by Cynthia Weill

First Concepts in Mexican Folk Art includes five paperback board books in Cynthia Weill's series of bilingual picture books. Featuring images of beautiful and bright woodcuts made by some of the greatest artisans in the world, the books teach little ones the alphabet, opposites, animal sounds, colors and numbers—in English and Spanish!


ABeCedarios Letters in Spanish and English
"An outstanding alphabet book, this is highly recommended..." —Críticas

Opuestos Opposites in Spanish and English
"Direct and charming." —Publishers Weekly

Colores de la Vida Colors in Spanish and English
"The sculptures are hypnotic." —Publishers Weekly

Count Me In Numbers in Spanish and English
"This peek into Mexico’s art and traditions is certainly one of the most joyous children will encounter." —Kirkus Reviews

Animal Talk Animal Sounds in Spanish and English
"This interactive picture book is sure to be a young crowd-pleaser and storytime favorite." —School Library Journal

Cynthia Weill works at Teachers College, Columbia University in New York City. She is the co-author with Pegi Deitz Shea of Ten Mice for Tet (Chronicle Books, 2003), a book inspired by the Vietnamese embroidery she saw while working in international relief in Hanoi, Vietnam. She is trained as an art historian and studies the process of folk artisans around the world.

Get Cynthia Weill's award-winning series in this bundle of board books, all with rounded corners!

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<i>Animal</i> Talk Wins a Skipping Stone Award Animal Talk Wins a Skipping Stone Award
May 26, 2017

Here's what we're crowing about over here: Cynthia Weill's book Animal Talk was just named a Skipping Stone Award winner. It's especially exciting because it's the 25th year of the awards program, which honors books that promote an understanding of cultures, cultivate cooperation and encourage a deeper understanding of the world’s diversity.

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