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She Leads: The Elephant Matriarch got a  :goldstar STARRED  :goldstar Kirkus Review!!

I had to repost because I didn't realize I couldn't post the whole thing (I should have looked that up first!)

This leads the way among lovely books about elephants for young children.  - Kirkus Revew, Starred Review

#1 - February 26, 2020, 06:53 PM
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She Leads: The Elephant Matriarch (Familius, May 2020)

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NICE, June!! Way to go!!!

Congrats!!! It sounds lovely, I can't wait to read it!

Congratulations, June!
 :goldstar :stars3 :running :yay

Yes, huge congrats!!
#2 - February 26, 2020, 08:45 PM
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Congrats, June! Wonderful news. :)
#4 - February 27, 2020, 06:33 AM
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 :love5 Congratulations, June! That's wonderful.  :goldstar
#5 - February 27, 2020, 07:20 AM
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#6 - February 27, 2020, 08:34 AM
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Congratulations, June!!  :stars3 That's a terrific review!  And I went online and looked up your book cover and it's terrific too! I'm sure you must be dancing on cloud 9.
#7 - February 27, 2020, 10:38 AM

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:congratulations  That is wonderful news!
#8 - February 27, 2020, 10:40 AM

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Thanks everyone! I am absolutely on cloud 9!! I was blessed with the amazing illustrator Yumi Shimokawara! Her illustrations are next level!
I'm so excited I can't stop using exclamation points!!
#9 - February 27, 2020, 04:30 PM
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Happy sales to you! And, yes, her work is beautiful.
#10 - February 27, 2020, 09:07 PM
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Late but hardy Congratulations June! :)
#12 - March 06, 2020, 03:27 AM
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How wonderful, June. Congratulations!
#13 - March 06, 2020, 05:17 PM
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Thanks everyone! It was a great surprise!
#15 - March 08, 2020, 05:32 PM
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Very exciting! Congratulations!   :hairdude
#16 - March 08, 2020, 11:46 PM

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That's huge! Congratulations.
#17 - March 18, 2020, 07:36 PM

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