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If you Were Me and Lived In…

If you Were Me and Lived In…

Continuing with coverage of amazing children’s books and authors, we are looking at the “If You Were Me and Lived in…” series by Carole P. Roman. This exciting and informative new children’s series takes young readers on worldwide tours of different countries and cultures.  This week we are sharing her  book on Italy.  In the(…)

Good Morning City

Good Morning City

It’s dark and quiet. The moon still glimmers in the sky. From the popular NY1 morning news anchor Pat Kiernan, comes a picture book about how the different city-dwellers wake up and start their day. While the baker, the ferry boat captain, and the TV anchorman are busy at work, most people are cozily snuggled(…)

Sir Cumference and the Fracton Fair #STEM

Sir Cumference and the Fracton Fair #STEM

We first Met Sir Cumference at the First Round Table and couldn’t get enough of him.  He’s off on a new math adventure and this time it’s at the Fracton Fair. Sir Cumference and Lady Di discover “Fracton numbers” while purchasing cloth and cheese at the Fracton Faire. While twofourths may seem like the same(…)

The Sir Pigglesworth Adventure Continues

The Sir Pigglesworth Adventure Continues

Last week we introduced you to Sir Pigglesworth and his first adventure in London and his second adventure in Vancouver. This week we bring you the next two books in the series. Sir Pigglesworth’s Adventures in New York City The City That Never Sleeps is in for a Rude Awakening! The lovable master of mischief(…)

Microsaurs – Tiny Dinosaurs, Big Adventures

Microsaurs – Tiny Dinosaurs, Big Adventures

Microsaurs – Tiny Dinosaurs, Big Adventure Danny and Lin are up for anything – but even they weren’t prepared for a secret laboratory filled with amazing inventions and astonishing discoveries. Who knew that tracking one tiny pterodactyl would open up such a giant world of adventure with the Microsaurs. Danny and Lin never say no(…)

Great Books for Bedtime

Great Books for Bedtime

Great Books for Bedtime The Land of Nod But every night I go abroad Afar into the land of nod…. Ever wondered about the mysterious place we all visit when we fall asleep? Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic children’s poem about dreamland is given new life in this wonderfully illustrated book. Accompanied by Robert Hunter’s bold(…)