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Award-Winning Children's Books to Give in 2013

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Extra Yarn, 2013 childrens book

Extra Yarn


By Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen
Price: $13.99; Ages: 4 and up

After knitting cozy sweaters for herself and her dog, Annabelle has loads of leftover yarn. So she decides to keep knitting and knitting and knitting to blanket her dreary, gray town in a blanket of color. Her warm act might even cure the cold heart of the evil Archduke. The book won the Caldecott Honor award for illustration.

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