Animals

New Chapter Books for Young Readers:  Fairy Animals

New Chapter Books for Young Readers: Fairy Animals

By now the holidays are over and kids are more than likely back in school. Winter weather however has them potentially inside more than out. Keep the busy and give them a break from screen time by providing them with a good book. Our friends at Macmillan have some great new beginner chapter books. Fairy(…)

Science Saturday:  Earth Science Books the Kids Will Love

Science Saturday: Earth Science Books the Kids Will Love

Lonely Planet Kids’ How Animals Build is a beautifully illustrated lift-the-flap hardback that explores the incredible world of animal architects. Children can open flaps and unfold spreads to discover amazing animal homes up high, underground, on land, and under the sea. From spider webs and rabbit warrens, to bird nests and ant colonies, and even coral(…)

In the Woods

In the Woods

“Ms. Rowe’s prose is simple, sweet, and full of sparkle that keeps children smiling until the very end… Use this book to open discussions about friendships, helping others, team work, improvising, or simply finding ways to be happy.” – Picture Book Depot “Be happy now!” is the upbeat mantra of IN THE WOODS, a magical collection of(…)

Book A Day:  Hidden Wildlife

Book A Day: Hidden Wildlife

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: The Amazing Animal Atlas

Book A Day: The Amazing Animal Atlas

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(…)

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(…)