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The Skydiving Beavers:  A True Tale

The Skydiving Beavers: A True Tale

Coming this April from Sleeping Bear Press, The Skydiving Beavers: A True Tale. This book shares the story of the successful conservation efforts to preserve the local McCall, Idaho beaver population by dropping them from a plane and into the backwoods of the Idaho Wilderness. Story Overview Just after World War II, the people of(…)

Easter Basket Books for Elementary School Children

Easter Basket Books for Elementary School Children

Carol P. Roman is one of our favorite authors and we think her books would fit well into an Easter Basket for elementary school age children. Below are a few of our recommendations. One to Ten – Squirrel’s Bad Day Squirrel is running along a tree limb when she trips, losing all her acorns into(…)

A Spoonful of Grace

Recent statistics show that a majority of families eat together at least most night of the week, but there continues to be a disconnect between family time and spiritual growth.  According to a Pew Research Study, only 59% of parents of children under 18 pray on a daily basis, and 19% seldom or never pray.(…)

Super Happy Party Bears

Super Happy Party Bears

Looking for a party in every book to spark the love of reading for your child?  Today we bring to you the Super Happy Party Bears. This series is a great for introducing young reader to their first chapter books. The stories are funny and contain colorful illustrations to aid in the story. Age Range:(…)

STEM Books for Science Saturday:  Fearless Flyer

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Fearless Flyer

Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine On November 19, 1916, at 8:25 a.m., Ruth Law took off on a flight that aviation experts thought was doomed. She set off to fly nonstop from Chicago to New York City. Sitting at the controls of her small bi-plane, exposed to the elements, Law battled fierce(…)

Sir Pigglesworth in Bermuda, Cozumel and San Juan

Sir Pigglesworth in Bermuda, Cozumel and San Juan

We introduced Sir Pigglesworth to you initially on February 16th and then continued the story on the 23rd.  We are back for our third and final installment sharing this fun book series with you.  Fear not, even though we are presenting through book 7 to you, we hear there is a book 8 in the(…)