Adventure

Mackenzie Goes Adventuring

Mackenzie Goes Adventuring

Overview of the story: J.L. Baumann’s new book, Mackenzie Goes Adventuring, takes place in the happy town of Snookton.The main character, Mackenzie, decides to take a different path home after school one day. After convincing another friend to adventure with her through the enchanted woods, they soon find out why their teacher told them to(…)

Creative Problem Solving with Magical Humor

Creative Problem Solving with Magical Humor

Children’s Book Explores & Encourages Creative Problem Solving with Magical Humor  Welcome to the home of The Treebobs – a magical forest where you can follow the adventures of the treebobs, fairies, witches and neerdowells as they encounter challenges that parallel the very real and important events facing children growing up in our modern world. In The Treebobs(…)

Holiday Gift Guide:  VTech Go! Go! Race & Play Adventure

Holiday Gift Guide: VTech Go! Go! Race & Play Adventure

Our test group had a ton of fun with this play set.  The colors and designs are bright and cheerful.  Note it’s a larger toy once assembled so make sure you have space for it before assembly.  You start out at the left side going up by cranking the wheel, the car stops on the(…)

Book A Day:  Meet Ludwig

Book A Day: Meet Ludwig

For the month of December, we will be featuring (at least) a book a day leading up to Christmas.  Start a Christmas tradition of reading a new book each day this month until Christmas Eve.  You can get books from the library or pick up new ones to add to your home library while you(…)

Book A Day: Inky’s Great Escape

Book A Day: Inky’s Great Escape

Books are a great gift for kids leading up to Christmas, in their stocking or under the tree. No matter the age, children are never too young for a good book. Today, we’ve actually got two in this post for the younger set. The first is one of our favorite’s as the character is just(…)

Adventure is Out There with Cap’n Rex and Amazing Animal Friendships

Adventure is Out There with Cap’n Rex and Amazing Animal Friendships

Dinosaurs, pirates, and beasts, oh my! If these creatures bring you delight, check out these two new picture books, CAP’N REX AND HIS CLEVER CREW and AMAZING ANIMAL FRIENDSHIPS! Adventure is out there – just waiting to be explored! “With his emphasis on invention over brute force, Herz eloquently models positive attitudes for young readers. . . The(…)