Just got this 2011 Caldecott Winner for my granddaughter. Simple watercolor lines and washes tell the moving story. No words necessary.

Otter and Odder: A Love Story by James Howe and Illustrated by Chris Raschka: This is one heck of a picture book team! James Howe has written just slightly under one hundred books for children including the very popular Bunnicula series that I’m sure many of us remember fondly. And while Chris Raschka has a few less books published he’s no less accomplished with his most recent picture book, A Ball for Daisy, having won the Caldecott Medal in 2012. Having seen a copy of this....

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