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Awesome Dawson – Chris Gall

See larger image Awesome Dawson Awesome Dawson is a fun book about a little boy who loves to collect “junk” and then turn those things into treasures.  As his skills as an engineer continue to grow, Dawson builds a machine that will do his chores for him.  Unfortunately, the machine is a bit too […]

Little Mouse’s Big Valentine – Thacher Hurd

See larger image Little Mouse’s Big Valentine This is my favorite Valentine’s Day book in our collection.  Little Mouse has a very big valentine that he wants to share, but none of his friends are interested because it is just too big.  As he ponders how to solve his dilemma, Little Mouse makes a […]

Way Back Wednesday ~ Love Monster and the Last Chocolate – Rachel Bright

See larger image Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Since Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, this seemed like a fitting choice for a Way Back Wednesday post.

Love Monster is such a cute character.  I was excited to see that he is now featured in a number of books.  Love Monster and […]

88 Instruments – Chris Barton

See larger image 88 Instruments 88 Instruments is a fun picture book that features a young boy selecting which musical instrument he would like to learn how to play.  With clever use of onomatopoeia, the story comes to life and you cannot help but feel like you are at the music shop too!  Beautiful […]

Wayback Wednesday – Christmas Favorite

See larger image A Magical Christmas A Magical Christmas is a lovely story written in rhyme.  Little Mouse wants to know what exactly is the magic of Christmas.  In order to find the answer he goes and asks each member of his family, but each family member has a different answer.  Finally on Christmas […]

Wayback Wednesday – Christmas Favorite

See larger image God Gave Us Christmas God Gave Us Christmas begins with Little Cub asking his Mama about who “invented” Christmas.  The Little Cub wonders if it might be Santa.  Mama Bear explains that God invented Christmas and ultimately takes a journey with Little Cub in order to let him see that God […]

Can I Tell You a Secret – Anna Kang

See larger image Can I Tell You a Secret? Can I Tell You a Secret is a precious book that features a little frog with a big secret – He is scared of the water and cannot swim!  This would be a problem for anyone to be sure, but it is a huge problem […]

Me and Annie McPhee – Olivier Dunrea

See larger image Me and Annie McPhee Me and Annie McPhee is a great read-aloud that features beautiful art work and an entertaining story that includes cumulative counting.  It is a perfect pick for preschool and kindergarten children. New From: $6.58 USD In Stock

Favorite 1st Day of School Book!

See larger image The Kissing Hand (The Kissing Hand Series) This post is a flash from the past.  It was originally published in 2011.

The Kissing Hand is an old favorite to read at the start of the school year.  Little Chester Raccoon is hesitant to leave his mother’s side and go to school.  […]

Silly Wonderful You – Sherri Duskey Rinker

See larger image Silly Wonderful You Silly Wonderful You lovingly presents all of the changes that come with the arrival of a child in a sweet and loving way. Darling pictures that have a bit of a vintage feel enhance the text. This one would make a lovely baby shower gift. New From: $8.34 USD In Stock