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3 Titles to Delight and Surprise:
The Snowbaby's Own Story- did you know that arctic explorer Robert Peary not only took his wife with him, but his baby daughter Marie too? Not only that but when she grew up she wrote about her adventures.
The Velveteen Daughter- by Laurel Davis Huber is the fascinating story of Margery William Bianco (author of the beloved children's book, The Velveteen Rabbit) and her daughter Pamela, a popular child prodigy artist.. Told in alternating chapters by mother and daughter.
The Russian Woodpecker- This documentary by Ukranian artist, Fedor Alexandrvich is an investigation into the nuclear disaster at Chernobyl. The dark secret that he stumbles upon proves once again that truth is stranger than fiction.