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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 […]

I am Jane Goodall (Ordinary People Change the World) – Brad Meltzer

See larger image I am Jane Goodall (Ordinary People Change the World) The Ordinary People Change the World series by Brad Meltzer is terrific.  These highly accessible picture books introduce children to a wide range of historical figures.  I especially appreciate how the author includes details about each person’s early life and childhood which […]

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 […]

Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World’s Most Famous Bear – Lindsay Mattick

See larger image Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World’s Most Famous Bear Finding Winnie is a gem for young and old alike.  True Blue Winnie the Pooh fans will delight in this beautifully illustrated book that shares the story of the bear that inspired the original children’s book.  This book would definitely make a lovely surprise under the Christmas tree this year. 

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Hiawatha and the Peacemaker – Robbie Robertson

See larger image Hiawatha and the Peacemaker New From: $9.31 USD In Stock

Our daughter fell in love with Hiawatha and the Peacemaker.  She has now read all twenty of the books nominated for the Texas Bluebonnet Award, and this is her very favorite.  The themes of peace and forgiveness define the book, and the illustrations truly enhance the well-written text.  This one is a winner!

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: $6.45 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: $7.12 USD In Stock