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International Dot Day is a celebration of creativity that was inspired by Peter H. Reynolds' book "The Dot". This site is filled with other authors, illustrators, and celebrities who share in the dream of a more creative world. Learn more about International Dot Day!

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Laura Murray

Laura Murray is the award-winning author of The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School, and his continuing adventures, The Gingerbread Man Loose on the Fire TruckThe GB Man Loose at Christmas, and The GB Man Loose at the Zoo (GP Putnam’s Sons.) 

This humor-filled, rhyming series was inspired by a Gingerbread Man that managed to escape her classroom every single school year.

Laura lives with her family in northern Virginia. Visit her online at  www.LauraMurrayBooks.com  for loads of fun activities, printables, & CC/standards-linked teacher's guides, as well as information on school author presentations. She is also Facebook, or on Twitter at @LauraMurrayBook.

You can read “behind the scenes” stories of the GB Man books at The Nerdy Book Club – Gifts and Inspiration - https://nerdybookclub.wordpress.com/2015/11/22/gifts-and-inspiration-by-laura-murray/

Laura describes her dot:  "I can’t really draw, but I can bake!  My dot is a celebration of characteristics I strive for, and try to imbue in my characters…"

Be Sweet. Be Determined. Make a bit of Mischief.

Now mix and measure those thoughts together -
and Make Your Mark on the world J! Happy Dot Day!

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