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Take Two!
Language: en
Pages: 72
Authors: J. Patrick Lewis, Jane Yolen
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)

A collection of original poems by the current children's poet laureate celebrates the joys and mischief of twinhood while sharing twin facts.
The Spectacle of Twins in American Literature and Popular Culture
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Karen Dillon
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-26 - Publisher: McFarland

The cultural fantasy of twins imagines them as physically and behaviorally identical. Media portrayals consistently offer the spectacle of twins who share an insular closeness and perform a supposed alikeness—standing side by side, speaking and acting in unison. Treating twinship as a cultural phenomenon, this first comprehensive study of twins
The Picture Book Almanac: Picture Books and Activities to Celebrate 365 Familiar and Unusual Holidays
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: Nancy J. Polette
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-10 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This essential guide has exactly the right books to help you celebrate special days throughout the year—even "holidays" you've never heard of—and provides hundreds of fun titles and activities that could inspire your students to become life-long readers. • Includes more than 365 recommended picture books selected for their genuine
Gay Dads
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: David Strah, Susanna Margolis
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-06-03 - Publisher: Penguin

Inspiring portraits of gay men and their families from all across America. An evolution has quietly been occurring in the world of parenting. Recent surveys reveal that millions of children have found loving homes either by being born to, or adopted by, gay men. This book is a celebration of
Literary Twinship from Shakespeare to the Age of Cloning
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Wieland Schwanebeck
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Unlike previous efforts that have only addressed literary twinship as a footnote to the doppelganger motif, this book makes a case for the complexity of literary twinship across the literary spectrum. It shows how twins have been instrumental to the formation of comedies of mistaken identity, the detective genre, and