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By December 17, 2019 January 4th, 2022 News

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Vicky Camarillo, education editor
Corpus Christi Caller Times
USA Today – Texas Network

Giraffes are bashful creatures, according to a new children’s book by Corpus Christi writer Debra Hatch. That’s why they like to hide in closets.

After she read the book to students at Hicks Elementary Thursday morning, a kindergartner spoke up: “The book was really amazing,” he said, but “giraffes can’t fit in any closets.”

Hatch countered that, in a way, it is possible. “You can create anything in your imagination and write it,” she said.

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Author, Debra Young Hatch Reads “Giraffes in My Closet” to Kindergartners at
Gloria Hicks Elementary School


Photo Credit: Rachel Denny Clow / Corpus Christi Caller-Times

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