Benjamin Thorp

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Recent Pieces from Benjamin Thorp

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Under Threat: An Album of Endangered Animals (02:00)
From: WCMU

UNDER THREAT: An Album of Endangered Animals written by Martin Jenkins and illustrated by Tom Frost contains well-researched information and engaging illustrations about ...
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Are You My Friend (02:00)
From: WCMU

You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood written by Aimee Reid with touching illustrations by Matt Phelan is a simple and lovely picture book for ...
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Lulu and Rocky in Detroit (02:00)
From: WCMU

Lulu and Rocky in Detroit written by Barbara Joosse and illustrated by Renee Graef is a fun-filled visit to fourteen great sites in the city of Detroit. Lulu and Rocky have a ...
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Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment (02:00)
From: WCMU

Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment written by Parker Curry and Jessica Curry and illustrated by Brittany Jackson is a beautiful picture book based on a true story about ...
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Mario and the Hole in the Sky (02:00)
From: WCMU

MARIO and the Hole in the Sky written by Elizabeth Rusch and illustrated by Teresa Martinez is a lively picture book biography for children 6-9 years of age about chemist ...
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Vole and Troll (02:00)
From: WCMU

Vole and Troll written and illustrated by Iza Trapani is a fun-filled book, based casually on The Three Billy Goats Gruff, that tells the story of how Troll tries to stop ...
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To Dance (02:00)
From: WCMU

To Dance written by Siena Siegel with artwork by Mark Siegel is a beautiful telling of a young girl’s story as she realizes her dream of becoming a ballerina. This is Siena ...
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Moonshot (02:01)
From: WCMU

The updated edition of MOONSHOT is a beautiful telling of Apollo 11’s historic voyage to the moon and back. The graphics of the rocket, the spaceship, and the modules at the ...
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Love and the Rocking Chair (02:01)
From: WCMU

Love and the Rocking Chair is a beautiful picture book for children 3-5 years of age written and illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon, winners of multiple Caldecott and ...
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I am Marie Curie (02:00)
From: WCMU

I Am Marie Curie written by Brad Meltzer and illustrated by cartoonist Christopher Eliopoulos is the newest addition to the popular picture book biography series Ordinary ...