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The Crocodile Who Didn’t Like Water – Gemma Merino

Everyone knows that crocodiles like water, except one particular friend featured in this book. With an encouraging and humorous tone, this delightful tale encourages the importance of being yourself no matter what. This is a fantastic read-a-loud and a new favorite that could be used with learners of all ages.

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When Pencil Met Eraser – Karen Kilpatrick and Luis O. Ramos Jr.

Friendship and creativity are celebrated in this terrific picture book. When Pencil Met Eraser details how pencil and eraser first met and how they started working together. This clever book would be a tremendous read-a-loud option for all ages.

Title: When Pencil Met Eraser Author: Karen Kilpatrick, Luis O. Ramos, Jr., Genre: Juvenile Fiction Publisher: Imprint

Release Date:

May 28, 2019

Pages:

40

A Place for Pluto – Stef Wade

We loved A Place for Pluto! This highly engaging book details Pluto’s shock and dismay when he is stripped of his planet status and his subsequent attempts to find where he might fit within the universe. Scientifically sound, funny, and encouraging, A Place for Pluto is a winner.

 

 

Title: A Place for Pluto Author:

Stef Wade

Genre:

Juvenile Fiction

Publisher:

Capstone

Release Date:

2018-07

Pages:

32

Way Back Wednesday ~ Mouse’s First Halloween – Lauren Thompson

 

This post was originally published on October 31, 2012.

Lauren Thompson is a great author. Her Mouse series highlights the many firsts encountered by a little mouse. Mouse’s First Halloween follows inquisitive little mouse through all sorts of Halloween experiences which in the end all prove not to be so scary after all. This […]

Jesus in Me: Experiencing the Holy Spirit as a Constant Companion – Anne Graham Lotz

Beloved Bible teacher Anne Graham Lotz takes an in depth look at the Holy Spirit by exploring seven keys aspects of His identity. This book is unique in that it not only teaches but also encourages and inspires. This book would be a terrific selection for a small group Christian Book Study.

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L.M. Montgomery (Little People, BIG DREAMS) – Isabel Sanchez Vegara

The Little People, BIG DREAMS series never disappoints. This book series explores the lives of extraordinary people who started with big dreams in childhood and achieved tremendously as adults. This edition features L.M. Montgomery who is the author of Ann of Green Gables which has long been a favorite book for our daughter.

Title: L. M. Montgomery

Author:

Isabel Sanchez Vegara

Genre:

Juvenile Nonfiction

Publisher:

Frances Lincoln Children's Books

Release Date:

October 2, 2018

Pages:

32

Jesus, Day by Day: A One-Year, Through-the-Bible Devotional to Help You See Him on Every Page – Sharon Kaselonis

This year long devotional provides a reflective reading for each day coupled with scripture readings that will take the reader through the entire Bible in a single year. Special emphasize is placed on understanding major biblical themes as well as connecting the Old Testament with the New Testament. This well written devotional focuses on seeing […]

Raising Successful Teens: How to Help Your Child Honor God and Live Wisely – Jeffrey Dean

Jeffrey Dean has a new book! Raising Successful Teens provides biblically based insights and practical advice for parents of teens. This book specifically focuses on the challenges of growing up in a world driven by the internet and social media and how parents can provide direction and support. This one is a winner!

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Aaron and Alexander: The Most Famous Duel in American History – Don Brown

Aaron and Alexander details the rivalry and ultimate duel between Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton. I particularly appreciated the author’s presentation of the many similarities these two men shared. Shared in picture book format with conversational text and engaging illustrations, this book could be used with a wide variety of age groups.

Title: Aaron and Alexander

Author:

Don Brown

Genre:

Juvenile Nonfiction

Publisher:

Macmillan

Release Date:

October 13, 2015

Pages:

32

Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies – Cokie Roberts

After traveling to Washington D.C. this past summer and learning a great deal about the founding of our country, this book was a wonderful read to learn more about the mothers, wives, and daughters of our founding fathers and their many contributions. Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies is a bit more dense than most picture […]