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STEM Books for Science Saturday:  Entrepreneurs

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Entrepreneurs

What does it mean to be an ENTREPRENEUR? When Rae witnesses an ice cream-and-doggie mishap, she’s inspired to create a big-scale solution to help get dogs clean. Rae draws on her determination, resilience, and courage until she— and everyone else in her community— learns just what it means to be an entrepreneur. Age Range: 4(…)

Meet Noodle and Albie

Meet Noodle and Albie

We had so much fun featuring penguin books and products on Penguin Awareness Day and wanted to keep the fun going with a few more books that came across our desk.  We met Eric Bennett through Penguin Gift Shop in Northhampton, MA.  He is the author of two adorable books about the penguins, Noodle and(…)

It’s Just So

It’s Just So

It’s Lizzy’s first day in a brand new school! At first things feel “just so” scary and “just so” hard, but in the end, they’re “just so”…. not what she thought they would be! From waking up early and boarding the bus for the very first time to meeting new friends and painting outside the(…)

Great Books for Kids

Great Books for Kids

We absolutely love reading and books here at Mom-Spot and we share a lot of our favorites with you.  Here are a few more that were top selling hits from Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group in 2016.  We look forward to many  more great reads from them in 2017. The Mixed-Up Truck It’s Cement Mixer’s first(…)

Penguins Between the Covers

Penguins Between the Covers

We are continuing our blog posts for National Penguin Awareness Day by looking at books featuring penguins.  After meeting Ric over at the Newport Aquarium and seeing the fun penguin art, we wondered what else we could find that had to do with Penguins.  As we are big proponents of reading here at Mom-Spot, we(…)

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(…)