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CHLOE AND THE LION

chloe and the lion cover
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Barnett
Author's First Name: 
Mac
Illustrator's First Name: 
Adam
Illustrator's Last Name: 
Rex
Publisher: 
Disney Hyperion
Publication Date: 
2012

Author and illustrator learn they must work together despite artistic differences, or the book they each imagine will never exist. The story about Chloe differentiates from the story of the story through cartoon art including balsa backdrops, Sculpey clay figures, and computer graphics.

THE WOLVES OF WILLOUGHBY CHASE [AUDIO]

The Wolves of Willoughby Chase
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Aiken
Author's First Name: 
Joan
Narrator's First Name: 
Lizza
Narrator's Last Name: 
Aiken
Publisher: 
Listening Library
Publication Date: 
2012

With the family of cousins Bonnie and Sylvia away, Miss Slightcarp, a duplicitous nanny, sends the girls to an orphanage and plans to gain control of the estate.  To save their home, the girls must escape and outwit wily Miss Slighcarp, the wolf “inside” their house. Aiken's daughter Lizza lively narrates this beloved classic. (10-14)

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