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Matt Forrest Esenwine

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Biography

As a Vermont and New Hampshire radio broadcaster, Matt Forrest Esenwine spent a good part of his time writing and producing commercials and comedy bits. He also wrote poetry, which was published in various national journals and anthologies including the Donald Hall tribute, “Except for Love” (Encircle, 2019). Little did Matt know all this short-form writing would lead to his debut picture book, “Flashlight Night” (Astra Young Readers, 2017), which received numerous positive reviews including a Kirkus star and was selected by the New York Public Library as one of the Best Books for Kids 2017. Other picture books include “Don’t Ask a Dinosaur” (POW! Kids, 2018), co-authored with Deborah Bruss, “Once Upon Another Time” (Beaming Books, 2021), co-authored with Charles Ghigna, and many others. Meanwhile, his children’s poetry can be found in numerous anthologies like “The National Geographic Book of Nature Poetry” (National Geographic Children’s Books, 2015), “Construction People” (Wordsong, 2019) and ‘Highlights for Children’ magazine. Feel free to connect with Matt at www.MattForrest.com.

A Beginner's Guide to Being Human
I Am Today
Once Upon Another Time
Elliot the Heart-Shaped Frog
Friends and Anemones: Ocean Poems for Children
Night Wishes
Construction People
Don't Ask a Dinosaur
School People
Flashlight Night
A Beginner's Guide to Being Human

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    A Beginner's Guide to Being Human
    Matt Forrest Esenwine, André Ceolin
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    Construction People
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    Flashlight Night
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    Elliot the Heart-Shaped Frog
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    Friends and Anemones: Ocean Poems for Children
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    Once Upon Another Time
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A Beginner's Guide to Being Human
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I Am Today
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Once Upon Another Time
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Elliot the Heart-Shaped Frog
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Friends and Anemones: Ocean Poems for Children
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Night Wishes
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$18.99$17.97
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Construction People
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$17.99$16.97
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Don't Ask a Dinosaur
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School People
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$17.95$16.97
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Flashlight Night
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André Ceolin
Lee Bennett Hopkins
Ellen Shi
Fred Koehler
Kidsbooks
Kristen Wixted
Charles Ghigna
Andres F Landazabal
Jen Corace
Deborah Bruss
Louie Chin
Patricia Pessoa
Emma Graham

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