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Solutions for Cold Feet and other little problems

Got a little problem solver on your hands? This new book Solutions for Cold Feet and other little problems by Carey Sookocheff will appeal to him or her. Summary: What do you do when you’re missing a shoe? When you’re caught in the rain? Or when your ice cream melts? Solutions for Cold Feet is… Read More »

Great Dog by Davide Cali

We had the pleasure of reading Great Dog by Davide Cali which is quite unlike most picture books in a few different ways. Summary: A pup and his father contemplate his grand future while looking at other Great Dogs in their family. Will he be a marathon runner like Uncle Tibor, the fastest dog in… Read More »

Snap! by Hazel Hutchins

Snap! by Hazel Hutchins is a great picture book read for kids who love colouring with crayons or who are very creative. The story is about a little kid who finds that his crayons keep breaking, disappearing or getting crushed until he only has a few colours left. What can he make with only three… Read More »

The Boxcar Children–Surprise Island (+giveaway)

Did you read The Boxcar Children books when you were young? The books are still around (and celebrating their 75th anniversary) in a newer format and a film was made based on one of the books. The Boxcar Children – Surprise Island is opening in theaters across the US as part of a special after-school… Read More »

Latest Book Picks for Tweens from Sky Pony Press

These three books are from Sky Pony Press December 2017. They are all designed for ages 8-12 although the middle book is probably better for 10+ at least. These books were received in exchange for a feature. Cookie Cutters & Sled Runners by Natalie Rompella Summary: Most kids would dread the start of middle school… Read More »

A Swirl Novel Series for Tweens

A Swirl Novel series brings you four middle grade fiction novels for your tween. Designed for girls, these books feature female leads and are about life, love and fun. Disclosure: Books received in exchange for blog feature. This post contains affiliate links. Books in this series include: Pumpkin Spice Secrets, Peppermint Cocoa Crushes, Cinnamon Bun… Read More »

Gravedigger’s Son + Monstrous Maud

If your middle grade child is a bit morbid he or she will like these books. The Gravedigger’s Son by Patrick Moody and Monstrous Maud: Big Scary Fright by A.B. Saddlewick Disclosure: I received these books in exchange for this post. This post contains affiliate links. The Gravedigger’s Son by Patrick Moody Sky Pony Press… Read More »

Picture Books for Adults

Why should picture books be only for children? We should able to enjoy them too right? I rounded up some picture books for adults to share with you below. DON’T read these with your kids! This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase through these links I make a small commission. These books… Read More »

Disney Learning Explore Music Books

Disney and Hal Leonard have joined together to bring you three interactive Disney Learning Explore Music Books to enjoy with your children. They each have a musical component that you can join in with as you read. Alternatively, you can access the online version of each book to have it read to you or to… Read More »

Teaching Kids About Animals + a Hidden Lesson

These three books by Dave Reisman will help with teaching kids about animals but in a fun way and with a hidden lesson. My two youngest children have enjoyed them immensely. They aren’t just fun and educational, they also teach an important value… keep reading! I’ve also included some ways you can round out the… Read More »