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August 30, 2019

Ruby's Wish is a very good book. I strongly recommend this book because of the characters, the beautiful illustrations, and the lesson the book teaches.

Ruby is a very interesting character because she is interested in reading and writing, which back then, that was onl...

August 28, 2019

Some stories touch your heart.

For me, if the story involves an animal facing adversity, I am a blubbering mess.

Gobi, A Little Dog with a Big Heart, is a true story that I have recently found and just fallen in love with.

Within the first few pages, readers will meet a l...

August 26, 2019

My daughter is a young reader, and she is recently making the jump from picture books to easy chapter books. Watching this shift in her reading has been exhilarating. I love watching her excitement as she reads "grown-up" books and falls in love with her newfound journ...

August 23, 2019

                                     

Can I tell  you a secret? Yes?!? Okay!

Beatrice Zinker Upside Down Thinker is a book you just have to read!

Well, Beatrice is a person that...

August 21, 2019

Dave and his classmates just received some amazing news! Their teacher surprised them with an announcement of a field trip to the Fire Station. Everyone in the class is so excited.

But the excitement for Dave is short-lived. As his teacher further discusses the details...

August 19, 2019

I am always on the search for kid-friendly nonfiction series. Kids love them, and a great series is harder to find than it may seem.

When looking for a great nonfiction series, one needs to find a collection that is engaging with both its topics and illustrations. In ad...

August 16, 2019

When being nice or kind, it can be hard to put the past behind you, For Twigleg, that’s a serious problem.

In the story, Dragon Rider by Cornelia Funke, Twigleg  has to start anew even if that means he has to tell that he worked for the bad guy. Then, Ben finds out he w...

August 14, 2019

Kwame Alexander is a master at the written word. His poetic stories are musical and free. Every time I sit down with one of his books, I get lost in Kwame’s ability to build a piece of art within his writing.

Solo, by Kwame Alexander, is another one of Kwame’s books tha...

August 12, 2019

A book blog cannot exist without highlighting the book that won the 2019 Newberry Award!

Luckily, I have read this year's award-winning novel, and I am so excited to share with you today Meg Medina's book titled Merci Suarez Changes Gears.

Merci is a smart, strong sixth...

August 9, 2019

Publish Date: August 6th, 2019 

While scanning through the books on NetGalley, I stumbled across this awesome new board book series for babies and toddlers. The vibrant, yet simple, covers displaying historical women that I have grown up learning caught my eye, and it i...

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