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Way Back Wednesday – The Action Bible

I continue to be reminded just how awesome this version of the Bible is for young children as our daughter doesn’t want to put it down!

If you are looking for a Bible that your child will truly enjoy reading, this is it! Set up using a graphic novel format and featuring beautiful illustrations, this […]

Brave Bitsy and the Bear – Angela McAllister

The unlikely friendship of Bear and Bitsy makes for a delightful story which features quiet acts of courage. The illustrations in this book truly enhance the text. This one is a winner!

The Wump World

In honor of Earth Day, I wanted to feature The Wump World. This book highlights the value and importance of being kind to the environment within a story that is engaging and enjoyable.

The Girl and the Bicycle – Mark Pett

I really enjoy well crafted wordless books for children. The Girl and the Bicycle is an absolute delight. This story highlights the powers of persistence, hard work, and self-sacrifice and provides the opportunity for a great deal of discussion.

Way Back Wednesday ~ Frog and Friends – Eve Bunting

I was recently asked for independent reading book suggestions. This was one of our daughter’s favorites because it featured so many cute animals.

We are always on the hunt for independent reader books that feature colorful pictures. Our daughter is delighted with our newest find ~ The Frog and Friends series. It features Frog and […]

Igraine the Brave – Cornelia Funke

The cover of this book immediately caught my eye. We have a little lady at home who enjoys fantasy stories and actually looks a great deal like the young lady featured on the front cover. The fact that the plot of the book features a young girl who is challenged with becoming a knight and […]

Brave Girls: Faithful Friends ~ A 90-Day Devotional for Brave Girls Like You!

Brave Girls: Faithful Friends ~ A 90-Day Devotional for Brave Girls Like You! is an terrific devotional book for girls 7-10. I had reviewed another devotional in the Brave Girls Series, and I was excited to have the opportunity to review another. The one page devotions are filled with great insights about being a good […]

13 Art Movements Children Should Know – Brad Finger

13 Art Movements Children Should Know is a good introductory book featuring key periods in art. The text is very accessible, and the representative art work featured from each period enhances the reader’s experience. This is a worthwhile resource for introducing children to art from a historical perspective.

Happy Easter!

I hope the Easter Bunny hops by with a few new books for you!

Way Back Wednesday ~ Our Favorite Easter Book

Reading this book has become a special Easter tradition for our family.

The Flowering Cross was a very quick favorite for our daughter. As soon as I finished reading it she wanted me to read it again! It is a touching Easter story which focuses on the transformational power of God’s love.

Katie is a […]