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Written by Maryann Macdonald & illustrated by Rahele Jomepour Bell
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What's Playdate About

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A picture book with minimal text and maximum impact, as portrayed through both the well-chosen words and the fun-filled, evocative illustrations.

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  • “Good. Bad. Happy. Sad.”

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Who Wrote Playdate

Maryann Macdonald

Like so many little girls, Maryann Macdonald once dreamed of being a dancer. Dance lessons were not on offer in her big family but paper was, so Maryann became a writer instead. She has written twenty-nine books for young readers. She grew up near Detroit and lived for many years in France and England before making New York City her home.

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Who Illustrated Playdate

Rahele Jomepour Bell
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Rahele Jomepour Bell is an illustrator of picture books. She culturally is from Iran and happily enjoys adding American culture to her origin. She believes all people share a common home in planet Earth, but may differ in their skin color, way of life, and their thinking. She loves these differences and believes this is what makes the world a beautiful place to live.

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Maryann Macdonald's Book Dedication

For Jill and Karen.

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