When Posey Peeked at Christmas

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Albert Whitman and Company, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Posey loves Christmas, especially the presents! She shakes and squeezes each gift--what's inside? And one afternoon, when she's alone, Posey picks up a present and lifts the wrapping just a little.

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When I'm not being a school librarian, I write picture books for children and the occasional essay, poem, or article for adults. I've lived in Willow, Alaska for 26 years now. Besides reading and writing, I like to garden, cross-country ski, go for long walks, and practice speaking Swedish.nbsp;

Anne Kennedy is a novelist, poet and film writer who has been appointed the Victoria University of Wellington and Creative New Zealand Writer in Residence for 2016. Since her 1988 novella 100 Traditional Smiles, Ms Kennedy, a Victoria University graduate, has been seen as one of New Zealand┐s most original and gifted writers. She has twice been awarded New Zealand┐s top prize for poetry and her most recent novel, The Last Days of the National Costume, was a finalist in the 2014 New Zealand Post Book Awards. She has also written screenplays for seminal New Zealand short films such as Jewel┐s Darl (from her own BNZ-Katherine Mansfield-award-winning story) and Danny and Raewyn and the features Crush and The Monkey┐s Mask.

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