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Way Back Wednesday ~ Wind in the Willows – Kenneth Grahame

This review was originally posted August 31, 2011.

Wind in the Willows is a HUGE favorite at our home! This classic tale is filled with adventure and animals that behave like human beings. Grahame’s descriptive detail helps the reader “see” Mole, Water Rat, Badger, and Toad as well as appreciate their unique personalities and ultimately […]

Gus Loses His Grip – David Powilson

Gus Loses His Grip is another great book from the Good News for Little Hearts Series. In this book, Gus struggles with his sweet tooth and his desire for more and more treats which ultimately leads to not only sneaking treats into his room but stealing from a local store. Written from a Christian perspective, […]

Henry Says Good-Bye – Edward T. Welch

Henry Says Good-Bye is another book in the Good News for Little Hearts series. This tale focuses on dealing with grief and loss from a Christian perspective. It is an excellent resource to open up discussion with a child who has experienced a recent loss. Of particular note is the Helping Your Child Understand Sadness […]

Tori Comes Out of Her Shell – Jayne V. Clark

Tori Comes Out of Her Shell is part of the Good News for Little Hearts series. These sweet tales are written from a Christian perspective feature animal families and address challenges that are relevant to little ones. In this tale, Tori and her family have just moved to a new pond which means a new […]

Why Do We Say Good Night? – Champ Thornton

Why Do We Say Good Night? is a terrific bedtime story that takes the worry out of the darkness of the night for young children. This reassuring tale provides clear biblically best reasons why little ones have nothing to fear when they go to bed at night. The immersive illustrations bring the text alive. There […]

Dragons Get Colds Too – Rebecca Roan

Even if you don’t have your very own dragon who is suffering from a cold, this book is sure to delight. Filled with whimsical illustrations and plenty of humor, readers of all ages will find themselves smiling and perhaps even giggling a bit as they read this sweet story. This is a terrific read-a-loud option.


Dragons Get Colds Too


Rebecca Roan


Juvenile Fiction


Bloomsbury Children's Books

Release Date:

February 12, 2019



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 […]

Don’t Blink – Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Don’t Blink is a great little book. It is an interactive tale which features a darling little grey owl. This story is a perfect bedtime story especially for little ones who may be a bit reluctant for the day to end.


Will You Help Me Fall Asleep? – Anna Kang

Monty the Frog is back in a sweet new book. This time he needs help trying to fall asleep. He is having a hard time getting settled for the night due to his excitement about the boat races the next day. Will You Help Me Fall Asleep? is a great bedtime read with bright, engaging […]

I Love Texas: An ABC Adventure – Sandra Magsamen

I Love Texas: An ABC Adventure is a charming introduction to all things Texas for little ones. Each page features a single letter and a Texas themed word which is whimsically illustrated. This book would make a perfect baby gift.