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I have written over 100 traditionally published magazine and newspaper articles. I also edited a Diabetes Education Guide that won first place in the reference category of the Writer's Digest Self-Published Book Awards (2010).
And now a new door has opened into Storyland . . . the world I’m exploring with my grandchildren, Tommy and Tina.
Lions, Tigers and Bears? Oh, no!—Guest Post by “Astro’s Adventures” Author Susan Day
Insights into the role of animals in children’s literature, from Aesop’s fables to classic fairy tales to modern stories.
Have you ever wondered why so many children’s books have animals as their main characters?
Now, we can look at Aesop. His fables go back thousands of years and are, of course, laced with naughty foxes, silly goats and cunning rabbits. They were created to teach his audience important lessons that would help them survive and become better people.