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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(…)

Wild for Penguins from Wild Republic

Wild for Penguins from Wild Republic

Do you know what a group of Penguins is called?  Penguins nest in groups called rookeries. Some of these rookeries can have over a million birds! A group of penguins on land is called a waddle. A group of penguins in the water is called a raft. Sometimes the penguin chicks in a colony stay(…)

Penguins Between the Covers

Penguins Between the Covers

We are continuing our blog posts for National Penguin Awareness Day by looking at books featuring penguins.  After meeting Ric over at the Newport Aquarium and seeing the fun penguin art, we wondered what else we could find that had to do with Penguins.  As we are big proponents of reading here at Mom-Spot, we(…)