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Family Activities:  Wait Till It Gets Dark

Family Activities: Wait Till It Gets Dark

It’s night. It’s dark. It’s time to go indoors—or is it? The outdoors at night can be a scary place, but this book will help young readers investigate the mysterious nature of night. To explore the night, it would be great to have eyes like an owl, the sensitive nose of a deer, and feet(…)

Science Saturday:  Quantum Physics!

Science Saturday: Quantum Physics!

It’s never too early to introduce the kids to science.  Today we have two new books from Charlesbridge that introduce baby to science. The Baby Loves Science series introduces big, brainy science to the littlest listeners. With STEM education now encouraged in children as young as six months old, this series is primed to turn(…)

Science Saturday:  Good Night, Little Bot

Science Saturday: Good Night, Little Bot

When we think science in our house, we think robotics – we have robotic arms, robots, drones – you name it, we probably have it.  It’s probably why my daughter wants to be an engineer.  Our love of robots and robotics didn’t start with a kit or a physical robot, it started with characters in(…)

New Book For Children Encourages Nationwide Travel

New Book For Children Encourages Nationwide Travel

Explore skyscraper streets, museum miles, local food trucks and city parks of the United States of America and discover more than 2,000 facts that celebrate the people, culture, and diversity that have helped make America what it is today. From Anchorage to Washington D.C., take a trip through America’s well-loved cities with this unique A-Z(…)

Halloween Books for Children

Halloween Books for Children

Peep is so excited to go trick-or-treating with her friend Egg. She wants to visit the duck pond and the cow pasture to get treats. But Egg thinks Halloween is too scary, with frightening monsters possibly lurking everywhere! Peep tells her jokes because laughing helps you feel less scared. Egg is still not cracking. But(…)

Snappsy The Alligator And His Best Friend Forever! (Probably)

Snappsy The Alligator And His Best Friend Forever! (Probably)

BOOK DESCRIPTION SNAPPSY THE ALLIGATOR AND HIS BEST FRIEND FOREVER (PROBABLY)  return to books October 3.  In their latest adventure, Snappsy and his loyal narrator discover the trials and error of friendship. You see, all Snappsy wants is a quiet evening to himself, but this pesky chicken (who insists he’s Snappsy’s best friend) won’t leave(…)