Debatables: The Most Villainous Villain!

It’s time once again for Debatables, where my bloggy pal, Cricket Muse, and I argue with waaaay too much passion about esoteric and/or insignificant literary matters!

This month we answer the age-old question: Who is the scariest villain in children’s literature?

Cricket says Cruella De Vil.

I on the other hand am going with a dark horse candidate. This guy:

He’s a Heath Ledger Joker-like agent of chaos. AND he makes me sneeze. 

Head on over to Cricket’s blog to read our arguments and express your boisterous opinion!

 

The Cat Came Back

I’d be lying if I claimed this was my son’s doll. It’s mine—and it always has been.

 

Last week, the inimitable (if maddeningly argumentative) Cricket Muse and I debated The Worst Picture Book Ever.

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Debatables: The Worst Picture Book Ever

Don’t let the headline get your dander up: This is all in good fun! We loooove picture books around these parts!

But it’s also time for Debatables, the new semi-regular column where minor literary questions are argued with perhaps a bit too much passion. So fur is gonna fly.

This month, my debate partner, Cricket Muse, and I pondered the following question:

What is the Worst Picture Book Ever?

Needless to say Cricket and I held very different opinions on the matter.

I wisely gave worst honors to this one:

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