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The Bulletin Dozen is a monthly theme-based booklist available as an online-only Bulletin feature. Since we're awfully fond of bakers here at the Bulletin, we thought we'd adopt their philosophy of generosity and throw in an extra one or two when we have them to offer--so don't expect an even dozen. Please feel free to copy, download, or link to these lists. We ask only that you cite the source. See the archive for lists from previous months.

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Creepy Crawlies: Spiders and Insects for Young Readers
--selected by Hope Morrison

However you feel about these six- and eight-legged creatures, there's no denying that they've been crawling through children's stories and information books for a long while.  Welcome their return after a long winter with these skin-scratching, back-tickling tales of fact and fiction.!

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