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STEM Books for Science Saturday:  Swap!

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Swap!

SWAP! An old ship. A sad friend. A button . . . An idea. Let’s SWAP! In a young scalawag’s first tale of bartering, a peg-legged youngster sets out to help his captain repair his vessel. One button for three teacups. SWAP! Two teacups for four coils of rope. SWAP! And so it goes, until(…)

Stunning Picture Books for Kids

Stunning Picture Books for Kids

Boo! by Ben Newman Scared you! This little mouse thinks he’s the bravest animal around, but it seems that he’s not the only one. . . All the animals are keen to show off their bravery—from the crocodile with his mighty jaws, to the tiger with her scary claws! But who will be the bravest(…)

How Many Guinea Pigs – Answers To Your Most Clever Math Questions

How Many Guinea Pigs – Answers To Your Most Clever Math Questions

How many bees does it take to make one jar of honey? How many soccer balls would fit inside a hollow Earth? How many pieces of gum would it take to stick you to a wall―and keep you there? Believe it or not, you can find out the answers to these questions yourself―using math! Combining(…)

Summer Fun with Fizz – Police Dog Adventures

Summer Fun with Fizz – Police Dog Adventures

Follow Fizz through his police dog academy tryouts and training to become a dog detective, and on to his first cases. In Fizz and the Police Dog Tryouts (Book 1), Fizz longs for adventure and is determined to go to the Police Dog Tryouts and prove that he can do the job. He’s brave, clever(…)

Books for Kids Who Like Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Books for Kids Who Like Planes, Trains and Automobiles

We’ve found a fun round up of books featuring planes, trains, and automobiles. Keep the kids busy with these fun books. There is a book for a kid of any age from infant through elementary school. Construction Alphabet Rock crushers, jackhammers, and wrecking balls tear up the pages of this noisy alphabet book. Smash! Crash!(…)

World Pizza – Bring on the Peace-ahh!

World Pizza – Bring on the Peace-ahh!

When Momma spots a wishing star, she starts to ask for world peace—but a sneeze changes “peace” into “peace-AH-AH-AH–choo!” World PIZZA! Suddenly, yummy pies of every kind come drifting down from the sky. That’s not exactly what Momma hoped for . . . or is it? With humor, warmth, and heart, this delicious picture book(…)