Books for Children

The Egg Thief #BookReview

The Egg Thief #BookReview

About the Book: Young Georgie wakes up to a morning of chores back in 1920s Pennsylvania when he gets the bad news―someone has stolen all the eggs in the hen house. The culprit is Buster, a stray dog who takes Georgie on an adventure to find more eggs. Follow Buster and Georgie and their mischievous(…)

The Mermaid and the Moon #BookReview

The Mermaid and the Moon #BookReview

About the Book: The little Mermaid, Marnie, is afraid of the Moon, who is so Big, so Bright and so Far Away. She gets tangled in a fisherman’s net and escapes with the help of the light of the Moon. She and her friends, the Merkids, team up to help Martin, the Moon, rescue a(…)

Endeavour’s Long Journey – Celebrating 19 Years of Space Exploration

About the Book: Space shuttle Endeavour brings its fascinating history to life through a journey to space with a young boy Jojo. Exploring space with the shuttle, Jojo learns about Endeavour s extraordinary contribution to space science, and its famous service missions including the Hubble Space Telescope. The book also features stunning NASA photos, fun(…)

Thomas the T.Rex – The Journey of a Young Dinosaur to Los Angeles

Thomas the T.Rex – The Journey of a Young Dinosaur to Los Angeles

  Nine-year-old Thomas and his cousin Rita embark on a journey to Montana for a fossil hunting and study expedition with the Junior Scientist Club of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles. Thomas discovers a 66-million-year-old dinosaur nicknamed Thomas one of the five most complete T. rex skeletons in the world. Through the eyes(…)

Boston’s Other Green Monster

Boston’s Other Green Monster

For a book to be captivating, it doesn’t have to be fiction.  It can teach determination and cooperation as well as lessons in civics, social studies and history and peak the imagination of a young reader.  Gina Tempesta sent us one such books entitled, “Boston’s Other Green Monster:  A Story About The Big Dig.”  She(…)

Science Stunts:  Fun Feats of Physics

Science Stunts: Fun Feats of Physics

It’s SUMMER and that means fun activities for the whole family and keeping the kids from saying, “I’m bored!”  To help with that, we came  across this fun book from Charlesbridge publishing and wanted to share it with you.  Science Stunts:  Fun Feats of Physics is certain to start a chain reaction of fun for(…)