Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

April 5, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Sunday Night Special: But I Washed My Hands!!!

What little kid in the history of the universe has ever wanted to wash her hands? I remember distinctly hoisting up my 2 or 3 year old daughter Ruth at the downstairs sink – to wash her hands – while she screamed bloody murder and I pretty much did too. It was not my finest hour. Parents need all the help they can get.

Karyn Frist has written an enchanting, sweet-spirited, energy-infused children’s book that might help make washing hands a little more fun for the littles in your life. Charming illustrations by Tricia Lowenfield give the book a timeless feel. Instead of the usual Q & A format, I’m offering a written mixed tape of Karyn’s answers to my Bacon interview questions… 

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