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Paul McCartney’s Children’s Book At Netflix: Today In Books

Paul McCartney’s Children’s Book At Netflix

High in the Clouds by Paul McCartney, Geoff Dunbar, and Philip Ardagh will be getting the animated feature adaptation treatment on Netflix. The cartoon, about a teen squirrel, will have songs by Paul McCartney who is also wearing the producer hat.

The Best 6 Minutes Of Your Day

It’s the end of the world–er, year and decade, and we could all use a break and six minutes of something funny and lovely and heartfelt. Watch the short film Hair Love about a father learning to do his young daughter’s hair. And there’s of course a book: Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator).

Book Fairies!

I literally just love getting to shout “Book Fairies!” Inspired by Emma Watson, Amanda Moore leads the Book Fairy brigade in Cincinnati. What does a Book Fairy do exactly? They leave books with ribbons and stickers around for people to find, read, and then to continue the fun by repeating the process. “There are over 9,000 book fairies in 100 countries.” Hand me my wings!