Reading Corner

Children’s Books with Sea Creatures

Children’s Books with Sea Creatures

Fish, Turtles, Dolphins, Whales and Sharks make wonderful characters for our children to read and learn about.  Today we feature a round-up of books about a Turtle Tug, Pout-Pout Fish and so many more amazing characters from the ocean blue. Turtle Tug to the Rescue Turtle Tug is on the lookout! This chugging, tugging turtle(…)

Books About Birthdays

Books About Birthdays

Everybody has one, a birthday that is.  Start your kids off at a young age with books about birthdays.  For the infants and toddlers, there is Birthday Counting and for the older kids, there is Birthday Counting Can you count backward from 6 to 1 at a birthday party? The perfect choice for baby’s birthday(…)

Intriguing Stories for Elementary School Children

Intriguing Stories for Elementary School Children

A beautifully illustrated retelling of Oscar Wilde’s classic story Originally published by Oscar Wilde in 1888, The Happy Prince is the much- loved story of a gilded statue, a kind- hearted Swallow, and generosity of spirit. Bound for Egypt, a Swallow takes refuge at the feet of a golden and bejeweled statue of a prince erected in(…)

Books About Friendship & Gratitude

Books About Friendship & Gratitude

Friends can be a hard thing for kids to understand.  Friendships are hard to get, keep and maintain for many.  Here are books that explore friendships and help kids to understand them better. Mango Delight What happens when your BFF becomes your EFF . . . EX-Friend-Forever? When seventh-grader Mango Delight Fuller accidentally breaks her(…)

A Bedtime Tale About the Moon

A Bedtime Tale About the Moon

If you have been a reader of Mom-Spot for any amount of time, you know were fans of books and reading.  We love working with our many publishers to see what is coming to the market and what is new in books. DK Books has a phenomenal new book coming out on September 5th, Good(…)

One Litte Dog’s Big Journey

One Litte Dog’s Big Journey

Looking for a tale that will inspire young readers?  Meet Gobi! In June 2016, Dion Leonard came to the world’s attention when a small, scrappy dog became his unlikely companion throughout the Gobi Desert Run in China. Named Gobi for the desert in which he found her, in treacherous conditions and across raging rivers Gobi(…)