Did you know that Robert Munsch has had three of his magnificent books translated into Inuktituk? Well, he has! But we don't know what the third one is. Do you?
Just for fun, here is the thoroughly awesome picture of Robert Munsch that was attached to the article at the CBC:
|(ABC CANADA Literacy Foundation/Canadian Press)|
Robert Munsch: we love you. That is all.
In other news: Corene hates zombie/vampire/etc. adaptations of classical literature. They make her cry.
Except apparently Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith, which is going to be a movie soon.
This week we talked about a classic children's book: From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg. This book may or may not have inspired a couple of generations of kids to plan running away from home to live graciously in museums - fortunately very few of us ever followed through.
Books from this week's podcast:
- Just One Goal by Robert Munsch
- A Promise is a Promise by Robert Munsch and Michael Kusagak
- From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg
- Twin Spica Volume 10 by Kou Yaginuma
- The Egypt Game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
- Haunting Violet by Alyxandra Harvey
- Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter">Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith
- Journey to The River Sea by Eva Ibbotson