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Physical Science Book: Magnetic Magic

Physical Science Book: Magnetic Magic

Dena loves using magnets to perform magic tricks for the kids at the pool. When Enrique arrives in town, he doesn t like that Dena is fooling the others. He gives her a century-old treasure map and Dena uses her compass and tools to plot the location of the treasure. To her surprise, the treasure(…)

Summer Fun with Fizz – Police Dog Adventures

Summer Fun with Fizz – Police Dog Adventures

Follow Fizz through his police dog academy tryouts and training to become a dog detective, and on to his first cases. In Fizz and the Police Dog Tryouts (Book 1), Fizz longs for adventure and is determined to go to the Police Dog Tryouts and prove that he can do the job. He’s brave, clever(…)

World Pizza – Bring on the Peace-ahh!

World Pizza – Bring on the Peace-ahh!

When Momma spots a wishing star, she starts to ask for world peace—but a sneeze changes “peace” into “peace-AH-AH-AH–choo!” World PIZZA! Suddenly, yummy pies of every kind come drifting down from the sky. That’s not exactly what Momma hoped for . . . or is it? With humor, warmth, and heart, this delicious picture book(…)

City Mouse:  Your Summer Reading Guilty Pleasure

City Mouse: Your Summer Reading Guilty Pleasure

We typically feature books for kids on our site, but today, it’s all about a book for mom.  I simply couldn’t put it down and read through this book in a matter of days, which is a record for me.  This book will have your shaking your head, laughing and thinking far beyond the time(…)

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Magnificent Thing

The Most Magnificent Thing Award-winning author and illustrator Ashley Spires has created a charming picture book about an unnamed girl and her very best friend, who happens to be a dog. The girl has a wonderful idea. She is going to make the most MAGNIFICENT thing! She knows just how it will look. She knows(…)

Books About Bedtime

Books About Bedtime

Bedtime can be hard. The kids want to stay up, but they are tired. Mom and Dad just want some downtime. Here are some fun books to read at bedtime about bedtime. Hildie Bitterpickles Needs Her Sleep By Robin Newman Illustrated by Chris Ewald Hildie Bitterpickles is a witch who needs her sleep. Her quiet(…)