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of the Center for Children's Books

Each month we choose a favorite quote--something fun or something to make you think. See the archive for quotes from previous months.



"She moves lightly onto the next subject, this topic dealt with and checked off in some imaginary box in her head. Eva is good like that, compartmentalizing messy emotional junk into neat boxes that you can label then seal tight with packing tape. I wish I could do that, but my junk just spills out and runs around, and even if I could stuff it in a box it'd squeal to get out."
           --Maria Padian, Jersey Tomatoes Are the Best

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