Animals

Easter Basket Books for Toddlers and Pre-K

Easter Basket Books for Toddlers and Pre-K

We think one of the best things to include in an Easter Basket is a book. Here are some of our favorites from Flying Eye Books. Safe & Sound Young chipmunks live underground, while kangaroo joeys need a pouch, and crocodile hatchlings hide in their mother’s mouths. And so baby animals are safe and sound(…)

The Skydiving Beavers:  A True Tale

The Skydiving Beavers: A True Tale

Coming this April from Sleeping Bear Press, The Skydiving Beavers: A True Tale. This book shares the story of the successful conservation efforts to preserve the local McCall, Idaho beaver population by dropping them from a plane and into the backwoods of the Idaho Wilderness. Story Overview Just after World War II, the people of(…)

Fun Picture Books for Storytime

Fun Picture Books for Storytime

One thing I miss about my daughter being younger is cuddling up at night in the rocker or on the bed and having storytime. Here are some of our recent favorites from little bee books that we think you will enjoy reading to and with your little one. Love You Too A sweet, interactive picture(…)

Books that Teach

Books that Teach

Lola Gets a Cat Lola wants a cat, but Mommy says taking care of a pet is a lot of work. So Lola does her homework. At the library she finds books about cats and pet care and she and Mommy learn as much as they can. She pretends her stuffed kitty is real and(…)

Board Books for Toddlers

Board Books for Toddlers

Baby Animals Take a Bath Sometimes bath time means a roll in the mud, and sometimes it’s a plunge in the snow. Little ones learn how baby animals friends clean up. Review Arnold and Tildes showcase eight young animals getting clean in distinctive ways. The text is limited to punchy, two-word phrases (“Snow bath/Sun Bath/Steam(…)

Meet Noodle and Albie

Meet Noodle and Albie

We had so much fun featuring penguin books and products on Penguin Awareness Day and wanted to keep the fun going with a few more books that came across our desk.  We met Eric Bennett through Penguin Gift Shop in Northhampton, MA.  He is the author of two adorable books about the penguins, Noodle and(…)