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October 16, 2018

I love Amy Krouse Rosenthal! I love every book of hers that I pick up. I love her enduring stories and vibrant book designs, and I especially love her positive messages for young girls. Uni the Unicorn just reaffirmed my love for all things Amy Krouse Rosenthal! I love...

October 15, 2018

Do you ever wonder about crabs? Are they just crawling  shells with pinchers? Well, after I read the book Incredible Crabs by Jerry Pallotta and Tom Leonard, I realized they're much, MUCH more than that!

In the text, Incredible Crabs, the authors, Jerry Pallotta and Tom...

October 12, 2018

How would you feel if your teacher accidentally gave you a dream letter that your sister wrote when she was younger instead of the one that you wrote? Now, complicate this idea. The dream letter was actually written by your sister who just recently drowned in your town...

October 11, 2018

Yeah! Kimberly Brubaker Bradley heard our cries for more about Ada’s story, and she delivered with a second book.  In her sequel to her novel, The War That Saved Me¸ we pick up exactly where we left off with the story of Ada, her brother, Jamie, and her guardian Susan....

October 11, 2018

There are books that you enjoy. There are books that you love. Then, there are books that just hit the depths of your soul. I know it sounds so corny, but The War That Saved My Life, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley, will forever be a book that I cherish. It is beautifully...

October 9, 2018

In my mission to find a biography book for my 4-year-old, I came across Joan Holub and Daniel Roode’s book titled This Little Trailblazer: A Girl Power Primer book, and I fell in love. It is just perfect! This Little Trailblazer was totally written for little readers l...

October 8, 2018

In this never ending tale of friendship,Beekle, we follow a friendly imaginary friend, Beekle. He has a yearning for friendship much like the character Dog, in the book Fox by Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks. In this tale of friendship, you will find deeper meanings insid...

October 5, 2018

Blurting is a problem parents and teacher see in children all the time. Often times though, it becomes a fight to try to get the talkative child to be aware of their inappropriate talking choices. I fully believe that books are amazing tools that help teach children ho...

October 4, 2018

Zero is the Leaves on the Tree is a simple picture book that provides tons of examples for what exactly zero means. It shows kids in a clear and understandable manner that zero represents the absolute presence of nothing.

In the book, Zero is the Leaves on the Tree, eac...

October 3, 2018

Is it a nonfiction book? Is it a graphic novel? Is it a laugh-out-loud book for young readers? Yes, yes, and yes! Misunderstood Shark by Ame Dyckman breaks a ton of “typical-book” barriers and the result is a fun, colorful, and educational book that readers will surely...

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