Earlier this week, I received an email from someone named Sue Berlove advertising a fair trade product which could be a resource for early literacy programming.  It is called “3 Bags Full Finger Puppet Pouches”  and consists of a unique story bag developed by Bolivian artists.  I have not actually seen these, but I checked out the Website and they look cool. Sue says that she imports the puppet sets and sells them in North America. If you want to check them out, visit her Website:

About Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen

A renowned national speaker and accomplished author, Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen is best known as the creator of Mother Goose on the Loose, an award-winning early literacy program. Her charismatic presentations always include an easily-understandable combination of research and practice. Recognized by the ASCLA Leadership and Professional Achievement Award for “revolutionizing the way librarians work with children from birth to age 3” and the 2018 Vattemare Award for Creativity in Libraries, Betsy’s passion is for helping children and the adults in their lives be the best they can be while sparking a love of reading.