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Dragons are Real

Dragons are Real

Appreciate a Dragon Day In our continued efforts to bring you information on this fun holiday, we thought we’d introduce you to another fun book with the main character being a dragon. What if I told you that all of the fairy tales, myths and legends that have been told about dragons over the years(…)

Appreciate a Dragon Day

Appreciate a Dragon Day

During this year, we decided to bring those little known holidays to the forefront of your knowledge base and find the family spin.  Being an avid fan of “How to Train Your Dragon,” we felt this day was well worth mentioning. Commemorated every year on January 16, Appreciate a Dragon Day is marked by activities(…)

New Year Book Giveaway

New Year Book Giveaway

As 2017 rears its head, Sleeping Bear Press and Cherry Lake Publishing decided that what they would like best of all is to help bring in the new year by throwing a giveaway of books and more! Featuring titles from both Sleeping Bear Press and Cherry Lake Publishing, both fiction and nonfiction books will be(…)

Book a Day December:  Grandma’s Garden

Book a Day December: Grandma’s Garden

Grandma’s Garden by Julie Ann Dolle Grandma’s Garden is a heart-warming story of a little girl, Genny, who comes to live with her grandparents one summer. There are many interesting, beautiful and encouraging things to learn at Grandma’s, from the enchanting color of flowers and plants growing in the garden to the delicious array of(…)

Book a Day December:  The Secret Life of Lilykins

Book a Day December: The Secret Life of Lilykins

On the surface, Lilykins lives the life of a typical house cat. But Lilykins has another life – a secret life – that transports her to a world of incredible adventures. In twenty-six bright, beautifully illustrated pages, The Secret Life of Lilykins reveals to readers, through fun rhyming verse, the fantastical world of its feline(…)

The Christmas Horse and the Three Wise Men

The Christmas Horse and the Three Wise Men

The Christmas horse is on a journey to meet baby Jesus! Join him and his animal friends with the three wise men as they cross snow-capped mountains, swift rivers, and hot deserts to reach the peaceful stable in Bethlehem where baby Jesus lies in a manger. Enjoy the beautiful scenery as captured by Isabelle Brent’s(…)