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Saturday, September 6, 2014

Jan Godown Annino



Floridot! is the creation of award-winning children’s writer Jan Godown Annino.  She collects dead shell skeletons that wash up under her feet on Florida beaches. Jan is the author of the ALA/Amelia Bloomer Top Ten title, SHE SANG PROMISEThe Story of 
Betty Mae Jumper,Seminole Tribal Leaderillustrated by Lisa Desimini, with a letter to young readers from Moses Jumper Jr.

The story won the Florida Book Awards.  Visit Jan and learn more about the wild child times and also, alligator-wrestling days, of Betty Mae Jumper, through a visit to Bookseedstudio.


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10 comments:

  1. That is some assortment of seashells! Just a beautiful dot :)

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  2. What a beautiful shell dot, Jan! Congratulations on being added to the Celibri-Dot list!:)

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  3. I love collecting seashells! Great idea, Jan!

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  4. Appreciations for all these shellabration notes.

    Happy International DOT day!

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