I love introducing parents to the PERFECT first chapter book! The one I recommend for toddlers as a first read aloud chapter book is Baby Monkey, Private Eye! [Read more…] about Activity Guide for Baby Monkey Private Eye
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Do you have a car lover in your life? My kids love everything with wheels! And I do mean EVERYTHING. [Read more…] about The BEST Chapter Book and Activity for Car-Loving Preschoolers
Spike the pup’s story begins at a busy shipyard. But, unlike most dog tales, Spike’s tale starts with his nose. – opening line of Stinky Spike the Pirate Dog by Peter Meisel
Spike the pirate dog has the best nose in the whole world! He can smell treasure from miles away, and that comes in handy when you are a pirate!
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Nobody in Arthur Bobowicz’s family really liked turkey. – opening line of The Hoboken Chicken Emergency by Daniel Pinkwater
This year at Thanksgiving we had pot roast. None of us really love turkey, to be honest. In The Hoboken Chicken Emergency, nobody in Arthur’s family really likes turkey, either. That’s how they ended up with a 266 pound pet chicken on Thanksgiving Day. [Read more…] about The Hoboken Chicken Emergency
“Then Sunny found the brightest sunbeam in the living room and practiced her favorite yoga stretches, from downward-facing pug to pawstand.”
– line from Pug Pals by Flora Ahn
It feels like the big trends in children’s literature right now are unicorns, narwhals, llamas, and pugs. Let me just say…I’m here for it! Who doesn’t love a good llama or narwhal story?
Pug Pals is a sweet, new series by Flora Ahn. I haven’t heard much about it, but when I saw it at the library, with darling pugs on the cover, I knew it was just the kind of book we needed to check out! [Read more…] about Pug Pals