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Miss Moon's Manners

MissMoon200Some picture books defy a childhood expiration point and this applies to the recently released Miss Moon: Wise Words from a Dog Governess.   What makes this book so special is both Janet Hill's beautiful painting-like illustrations of French governess, Miss Wilhelmina Moon, with her canine charges and the short life lessons that make up the book's text. 

The lessons Miss Moon imparts are very good to learn as a child but perhaps even more relevant as an adult when the innocence and freedom of childhood is long gone and we may have forgotten even the most basic of lessons like "never stop learning."  Below are a few samples from the book, I think you'll see what I mean...

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