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Turn This Book Into A Beehive!

Turn This Book Into A Beehive!

Did you know there are 25,000 different species of bees buzzing around the earth today or that there are about 150 different types of mason bees in North America!  Did you know that bees’ wings move like helicopter blades?  They fly an average of 15 miles per hour and their wings flap at 200 beats(…)

A Magical Adventure With Puzzles

A Magical Adventure With Puzzles

Readers will embark on a magical adventure and must help the main characters through puzzles, mazes and a lot more to get to the end of ” A Magical Adventure.” Two brothers set out on a magical adventure in search of happiness.  Their journey was filled with fairies, witches, wild animals….riddles, mazes, search-and-find challenges and(…)

The Giant of Jum

The Giant of Jum

We have such a love of books here at Mom-Spot and we want to continue to bring you fun reads for your kids.  Macmillan has a great new children’s picture book out:  The Giant of Jum. Overview of the story: The Giant of Jum is feeling a bit munchy. “Fee!” he says, and “Fi!” he(…)

New Board Books for Toddlers

New Board Books for Toddlers

Soup Day Now in board book! A young girl and her mother shop to buy ingredients for vegetable soup. At home, they work together―step by step―to prepare the meal. A little later, the family sits down to enjoy a special dinner. Melissa Iwai’s Soup Day celebrates the importance of making a nutritious meal and sharing in the process(…)

Do Princesses Make Happy Campers?

Do Princesses Make Happy Campers?

Do Princesses Make Happy Campers? “How come the campfire crackles and roars?” “I think it’s requesting that we make s’mores!” Join our favorite princess as she and her family camp, hike, fish, and bicycle in the great outdoors. Through rain and sunshine, fairy houses and fishing, this happy camper discovers that lots of fresh air(…)

Books That Inspire:  Nina

Books That Inspire: Nina

A stunning picture-book biography of the High Priestess of Soul and one of the greatest voices of the 20th century. With evocative black-and-white illustrations and moving prose, readers are introduced to Nina Simone, jazz-music legend and civil-rights activist. Shared as a lullaby to her daughter, a soulful song recounts Simone’s career, the trials she faced(…)