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HVP November 2015

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Page 24 of 39 n Hudson Valley Parent 25 perspectives about Hurricane Katrina via interviews with a diverse group of survivors. Even Andre the Giant, the larger than life pro wrestler, is brought back to life showing a vulnerable, human side in Box Brown's Andre the Giant: Life and Legend. For younger readers, Raina Telge- meier's Smile recounts the author's life from sixth grade through high school. American Born Chinese What are you – or your kid's – favorite graphic novels? "My daughter and I have been enjoying the Fantagraphics reissues of Carl Barks' and Don Rosa's Uncle Scrooge comics." — Benjamin Lybrand "Big Nate, Bone, and Squish. I got those by asking my son. He named those three and when I waited for him to continue he said "What? Those are the best ones!" — Danya Haber "My son is a huge fan of the 'Story Treehouse' graphic novels by Andy Griffiths" — Helen Robinson "March: Book 1, The Arrival, Pride of Baghdad, and Blankets." — Isaac Butler "I love making connections with the characters. The Book of Dork Diaries is really funny and it reminds me of me and my little sister fighting. I now write in my diary about our funny fights!" — Melyssa Morales HVP Chatroom (Continued on Page 26) NO HEAT? We'll call you right back! No waiting... Guaranteed. We know what it is like when the kids are home and you have no heat. Call us and we will have you warm and comfortable in no time flat. VITEK Plumbing, Inc. 845-219-7887 Value. Integrity. Trust. Experience. Knowledge. Since 1901 Ask about our new customer special discounts Call Us 845-219-7887

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