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Books for Kids Who Like Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Books for Kids Who Like Planes, Trains and Automobiles

We’ve found a fun round up of books featuring planes, trains, and automobiles. Keep the kids busy with these fun books. Fast and Furry Racers – The Silver Serpent Cup Today the town of Furryville’s a very noisy place, crammed with crowds of creatures getting ready for a race.  The air is filled with honking(…)

Father’s Day:  Story Time with Dad

Father’s Day: Story Time with Dad

Father’s Day is around the corner, and what better way to show Dad some love than with a story?  We’ve got some fun, funny, and heartfelt books to share with fathers, grandfathers, kids, and the whole family. Saturday with Daddy A young elephant and his Dady spend Saturday running errands, sipping lemonade, and having a(…)

Super Genius Brilliant Learning Games

Super Genius Brilliant Learning Games

We love games as much as we love books.  If you combine the two and have a game which involves reading and vocabulary, we are “beyond the moon” with excitement.  Thanks to Blue Orange games for introducing us to their Super Genius Reading I and Compound Words games. Super Genius Reading I This reading matching(…)

Wanderlust Books for Summer, Ages 9-12

Wanderlust Books for Summer, Ages 9-12

While we may think of far off places all year long, summer brings with it a certain air of adventure. Here are a few of our favorite Wanderlust Books for summer reading. Pyramid Hunters: The Iron Tomb Join Sam Force on a fast-paced adventure through Egypt that’s part National Treasure and part Indiana Jones with(…)

Delicious and Purrfect New Picture Books for Summer

Delicious and Purrfect New Picture Books for Summer

The Case of the Stinky Stench Join Lady Pancake and Sir French Toast on their next adventure, as our favorite foodie friends solve a smelly mystery in THE CASE OF THE STINKY STENCH by Josh Funk! Sir French Toast’s nephew, Inspector Croissant, begs him and Lady Pancake for help in finding the source of a(…)

Wildlife Picture Books for Kids

Wildlife Picture Books for Kids

What kid isn’t fascinated by wildlife and nature. There are so many animals to learn and read about. Here are some of our favorite picture books feature wildlife. Jump, Little Wood Ducks If you were born high up in a tree, would you jump to the ground? That’s what Wood Ducks are supposed to do,(…)