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A Book About Poison Ivy

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015 in poison ivy, Unmowed Blog | 3 comments

A Book About Poison Ivy

Yes. Really. I’m not kidding. An entire book about poison ivy. Leaflets Three, Let It Be!: The Story of Poison Ivy, with gorgeous illustrations by Robin Brickman, published in April 2015 by Boyds Mills Press. And whenever I tell people that I’ve written a book about poison ivy, they stare amazed, then suspicious. Why a book about poison ivy? This is why:   Usually a class of fifth-graders bounce and chatter like a flock of starlings on a spring day. But this group shuffled behind me, talking among themselves in low murmurs. The closer we got to the head of the trail, the quieter they got. A...

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