"Martha Speaks Meet Martha" &
"How About a Kiss For Me?"
"Martha Speaks: Meet Martha" written by Karen
Barss (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $12.99, 23 pages) is all about a
talking dog and adventures galore based on the characters created by
Susan Meddaugh. A super picture reader, a small package, highly
"How About A Kiss For
Me?" by Todd Tarpley and illustrator Liza Woodruff for ages 0 to 2
(Penguin/Dutton, $16.99) is all about a little boy who embarks on a
"kissing adventure" involving dogs, cats, bats, cows, etc. Delightful
looking, fun for parents to read aloud and more fun for little ones to
listen to -- this book is a winner.
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About the Authors: Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer are a wife and husband
team who successfully bridge the worlds of popular culture and traditional
scholarship. Co-authors of the critically acclaimed interactive oral histories
It Happened in the Catskills, It Happened in Brooklyn, Growing Up Jewish in
America, It Happened on Broadway, It Happened in Manhattan, It Happened in
Miami. They teach what they practice as professors at Dartmouth College.
They are also travel writers who specialize in luxury properties and fine dining
as well as cultural history and Jewish history and heritage in the United
States, Europe, and the Caribbean.
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