Posts tagged with ‘children’s books’

  • The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Book Review)

    The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Book Review)

    By on August 11, 2017

    I thoroughly enjoyed this 2017 Newberry Award winner that many said was the best book of 2016.

  • Best Board books for Toddlers

    Best Board Books for Toddlers

    By on July 24, 2017

    Shown in this post are some of our favorite board books for toddlers. Read to you children and grandchildren...

  • Best poetry books for children, best poetry books for young adults, best poetry books for young people

    Best Poetry Books for Children and Young Adults

    By on December 17, 2016

    It is a fortunate child who shares these poems with an adult that cares– firelight, fuzzy blankets, cookies, and...

  • Best Books for Kids About Thanksgiving

    Best Books About Thanksgiving for Kids

    By on November 19, 2016

    Here are our favorite books about Thanksgiving for kids. These would be terrific to read to or get in...

  • Homeschooling Book and Curriculum Sale Here

    By on November 5, 2016

    Yesterday (and this morning) we are having a homeschooling book and curriculum sale in our home. It was an...

  • Ashley Bryan featured artist

    Featured Artist: Ashley Bryan

    By on September 14, 2016

    I will never forget this man's energy, love of color, excitement for the creative process, his great attitude, and...

  • board book gifts

    Board Book Gift Suggestions

    By on August 13, 2016

    I think board books are very important because they instill the good habit (and tremendous joy!) of reading early,...

  • Science Picture Books for Early Elementary

    By on February 12, 2016

    Whether you are a homeschooler or not, these are wonderful books and all are great gift ideas in my...

  • new children's classics

    Newer Children’s Classics

    By on November 5, 2015

    It is good to see these enduring works updated and made accessible again to a whole new generation of...

  • Yom HaShoah

    Yom HaShoah: Holocaust Remembrance Day

    By on April 16, 2015

    Our local clergy association– of which I am a member – is holding a Holocaust Remembrance Day service this...

  • Bible books for Kids, Bible books children

    Great Bible Books for Children

    By on March 27, 2015

    I was requested recently to give some recommendations for good Bible read alouds for children. I promised to pull...

  • gift idea for a ten year old boy

    A Great Gift for a Ten Year Old

    By on December 17, 2014

    When I saw this, I wanted to buy it, but have no one of the right age on my...