Better Together: Poems + Art = Bliss

Bacon and eggs, chips and salsa, cookies and milk: Some things are great on their own and absolutely amazing once they’re combined.

That’s the case with this new book, which combines Nikki Giovanni’s thoughtful poetry with Ashley Bryan’s vibrant art for a collection that’s sure to become a classroom favorite. You can win a copy! Submit a comment to our blog to let us know one perfect pair that pops into your mind. Anything goes–food, people, animals, surprise us! Submit your comment by Wednesday, March 21; you could be our random lucky winner. Don’t forget, April is National Poetry Month!

In the meantime, here are some other goodies that we think are pretty perfect.

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The perfect inspiration is ready for you at the ILA 2018 Conference. You’ll find more than 300 sessions, 100 exhibitors, and countless networking opportunities. This can’t-miss PD event will be held in Austin, Texas, July 20–23. Learn more here.




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Looking forward to hearing your ideas about perfect pairings!


PS: We’ve just posted the latest free reading prompts and sample activities for popular titles from Disney Books. Take a look here.

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