Friendship

Books About Friendship & Gratitude

Books About Friendship & Gratitude

Friends can be a hard thing for kids to understand.  Friendships are hard to get, keep and maintain for many.  Here are books that explore friendships and help kids to understand them better. Mango Delight What happens when your BFF becomes your EFF . . . EX-Friend-Forever? When seventh-grader Mango Delight Fuller accidentally breaks her(…)

Life is Messy – Experience it with Kat Greene

Life is Messy – Experience it with Kat Greene

For Kat Greene, life is messy at school – and at home.  Kat lives in New York City and attends fifth grade in the very progressive Village Humanity School. At the moment she has three major problems—dealing with her boy-crazy best friend, partnering with the overzealous Sam in the class production of Harriet the Spy, and(…)

One Litte Dog’s Big Journey

One Litte Dog’s Big Journey

Looking for a tale that will inspire young readers?  Meet Gobi! In June 2016, Dion Leonard came to the world’s attention when a small, scrappy dog became his unlikely companion throughout the Gobi Desert Run in China. Named Gobi for the desert in which he found her, in treacherous conditions and across raging rivers Gobi(…)

Introducing Chapter Books That Encourage Reading

Introducing Chapter Books That Encourage Reading

Early chapter books are typically introduced to children in grades 2nd – 4th. Here are a few fun new early chapter books to get your child started in the world of chapter books. Remy Sneakers vs. The Robo-Rats Remy Sneakers vs. Robo-Rats is the first book in a brand-new hilariously illustrated early chapter book series(…)

Great Books for the Easter Basket

Great Books for the Easter Basket

Where’s Waldo? The Treasure Hunt Activity Book Join Waldo and friends on four fantastic adventures in search of treasures—while doing activities and solving puzzles using brain power and a pen. Seek out four lost treasures (a shell, a gem, a feather, and a star) as you play games at sea, across landscapes, up in the(…)

Thousand Star Hotel by the Okee Dokee Brothers

Thousand Star Hotel by the Okee Dokee Brothers

Grammy® Award-winning duo The Okee Dokee Brothers are back with their second book THOUSAND STAR HOTEL which comes out TODAY!! They’ve created a fanciful story—inspired by the folktale “The Fisherman and His Wife”—about the things we wish for . . . and the things we really need. Once upon a time there were two muskrats who(…)