Children's Literature with Daniel Pinkwater Daniel Pinkwater is the author of at least 100 books for children, young adults and even adults. He makes frequent appearances on Weekend Edition with Scott Simon to read and discuss books for children.

Beloved Gorilla Still Charms In New Kids' Book

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Beloved Children's Book 'Thirteen Clocks' Is Back

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Quirky Poetry Collection a Salute to Silly Stanzas

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A Children's Classic 'Toots' Back to Bookshelves

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'Mary Smith' Wakes Up Village Sleepyheads

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A Cat's Tale Hits Home in 'Nini, Here and There'

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Books for Kids, for Every Winter Holiday

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'The Neddiad': A Hollywood Adventure for Kids

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A Nose for Adventure in 'Mr. Blewitt'

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'Stories for Your Dog,' a Lulu of a Read

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A New 'Wind in the Willows'

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Crocodile Laughs in 'Guji Guji'

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Mooses Star in Arlo Guthrie Kids' Book

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Lear's Poems Illustrated in 'Pelican Chorus'

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