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Janet Halfmann

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Born
St. Johns, MI, The United States
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nature, history, grandchildren

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November 2008


Janet Halfmann is a multi-award-winning children’s author who strives to make her books come alive for young readers and listeners. Many of her picture books are about animals and nature. She also writes picture book biographies about little-known people of achievement. Recent titles by Janet include Who Is Singing?; The Clothesline Code; A Bobby-Dazzler of a Pouch!; The Story of Civil War Hero Robert Smalls (Chapter Book for Grades 3-7); Midnight Teacher: Lilly Ann Granderson and Her Secret School; Grandma Is a Slowpoke; Animal Teachers; A Rainbow of Birds; Eggs 1, 2, 3: Who Will the Babies Be?; Home in the Cave; Star of the Sea: A Day in the Life of a Starfish; Good Night, Little Sea Otter; Fur and Feathers; Little Skink's Tail; and Seven ...more

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Eggs, 1, 2, 3: Who Will The...

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Good Night, Little Sea Otter

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Star of the Sea: A Day in t...

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Home in the Cave

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Little Skink's Tail

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Grandma Is a Slowpoke

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Stories in the Thunderclouds
Risa’s father can’t tell his daughter a story to comfort her in a storm because of his war experiences. So Risa, inspired by her toy elephant Ivan, comes up with her own story to comfort them both. She finds her story in t
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Night-time Woodland Adventure!
Do you ever wonder which animals wake up when darkness falls? In Follow Me Into the Night, author Amy Laundrie invites readers along as two adventurous kids search for animal night dwellers living near the family cabin.
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The Story of Civil War Hero Robert Smalls by Janet Halfmann
"I really like Lee and Low's "The Story of..." series: for me, it's easily a companion series to the more well-known "Who Was...?" series from Penguin Random House, and the subjects of the "Story of" books shine spotlights on people of color that we m" Read more of this review »
The Story of Civil War Hero Robert Smalls by Janet Halfmann
"Robert Smalls was born into slavery in 1839. He was a favored slave when he was young, but when he was older, he still dreamed of freedom. When he was twelve, he was sent to Charleston to work and that is where he learned about the free slaves in the" Read more of this review »
The Story of Civil War Hero Robert Smalls by Janet Halfmann
"Good early-reader biography of a pilot in the Civil War (a boat pilot, I guess I should say, in these times of Presidents with poor history comprehension). We start with his childhood, with his kind owners who kindly make him work and take all his wa" Read more of this review »
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