Reading Corner

Books about Conservation and Citizen Science

Books about Conservation and Citizen Science

We love books and we love reading.  Even kids can get involved in science! With these books, kids can explore citizen science, conservation and becoming involved in the world around them. Bat Count – A Citizen Science Story Jojo is prepping for an exciting night; it s time for the bat count! Bats have always(…)

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(…)

Stunning Picture Books for Kids

Stunning Picture Books for Kids

Boo! by Ben Newman Scared you! This little mouse thinks he’s the bravest animal around, but it seems that he’s not the only one. . . All the animals are keen to show off their bravery—from the crocodile with his mighty jaws, to the tiger with her scary claws! But who will be the bravest(…)

Dinosaur Detectives:  Search-and-Find Rescue Mission

Dinosaur Detectives: Search-and-Find Rescue Mission

With his red airplane, the Dinosaur Detective travels the world in search of lost animals. A rich and whimsical “hide and seek” picture book, which takes the reader on a puzzle-packed tour of a dozen different destinations, including the jungle, the stormy sea and outerspace. Detailed drawings of drama-filled scenes will challenge children of all(…)

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(…)

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. There is a book for a kid of any age from infant through elementary school. Construction Alphabet Rock crushers, jackhammers, and wrecking balls tear up the pages of this noisy alphabet book. Smash! Crash!(…)