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Terry Farish is a writer with a passion for writing the stories of people from many cultures. Her novels include THE GOOD BRAIDER, a YALSA and SLJ Best Book for young adults and EITHER THE BEGINNING OR THE END OF THE WORLD. Her picture books include LUIS PAINTS THE WORLD (Carolrhoda, 2016), illustrated by Oliver Dominguez, set in Lawrence, MA, and JOSEPH'S BIG RIDE (Annick, 2016) illustrated by Ken Daley about a boy from South Sudan. Through the New Hampshire Humanities Council, Terry leads literacy programs with refugee and immigrants. The New England Reading Association has awarded her their 2016 Special Recognition Award for Outstanding Contributions to Literacy.

Welcoming Week and artist Mawouko Aboussa

This week, Sept. 12-20 is Welcoming Week, established by Welcoming America to celebrate new families who have come to the U.S. from around the world and recognize the contributions they bring. It happens that my story about Concord, NH artist Mawouko “Moe” Aboussa is published today at InDepthNH. I want to share the story of...


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The Cat Who Liked Potato Soup

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Joseph's Big Ride

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Either the Beginning or the...

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Flower Shadows

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Shelter for a Seabird

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Talking in Animal

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If the Tiger

3.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1995
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A House in Earnest: A Novel

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Kids will be triply excited for the first snow day when they read this fun story. The illustrations make the storm magical with vibrant, gorgeous pictures.
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