The Tiger Rising

            I’ve mentioned Kate DiCamillo before, author of Because of Winn Dixie, The Tale of Desperaux and many other wonderful books for middle grade kids. She’s one of my favorites.             Recently, in an interview by the New York Times, Kate was asked which...

Three Days To See

One of the great things about children’s books is the way they they help us think about different ways of seeing the world, different points of view. Last time, I shared an excerpt from The Little Prince. One of the big themes of the book is the difference between the...