Book Review: The Most Magnificent Thing

It's rather difficult to dislike a children's book–especially a picture book. I mean the book has to be pretty bad to get any negative feedback from anyone. After all, children's books are written for children: there's a lot of pictures, few words, colorful artwork, and few pages. What could go wrong? So it took me… Continue reading Book Review: The Most Magnificent Thing

Books for My Classroom

Thanks for stopping by for a visit. Below I have published a list of books that I would like to obtain for my classroom. I have these books on cassette and would like the actual book to go along with the cassette. If you have any of these books and would be willing to donate… Continue reading Books for My Classroom

Book Review: Walk on the Wild Side

Title: Walk on the Wild Side Author: Nicholas Oldland Publisher: Kids Can Press Year: 2015 Pages: 36 [Disclaimer: I was provided an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for my fair and unbiased review. I am not required to publish a positive review, just an honest one. So…here you go.] Walk on the Wild Side is… Continue reading Book Review: Walk on the Wild Side

Book Review: Luna’s Red Hat

Title: Luna's Red Hat Author: Emmi Smid Emmi Smid on Twitter Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers Year: 2015 Pages: 36 Illustrated. Special contribution from bereavement specialist: Dr. Riet Fiddelaers-Jaspers (Website is in Dutch) [Disclaimer: I was provided with an ARC courtesy of the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for my review of this book. I was… Continue reading Book Review: Luna’s Red Hat

Book Review: Ballet Cat: The Totally Secret Secret

Title: Ballet Cat: The Totally Secret Secret Author: Bob Shea Publisher: Disney Book Group (Hyperion) Year: 2015 Pages: 56 [Disclaimer: I was provided an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for my fair review of this book. I was in no way compensated or asked to write a positive review. I was asked to write a… Continue reading Book Review: Ballet Cat: The Totally Secret Secret

Book Review: Jasper John Dooley: You’re in Trouble

Title: Jasper John Dooley: You're in Trouble See also: Jasper John Dooley: You're in Trouble Author: Caroline Adderson Illustrator: Ben Clanton See also: Ben Clanton's Squiggles and Scribbles Publisher: Kids Can Press Year: March 1, 2015 Pages: 124 [Disclaimer: I was provided an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for my fair and unbiased review of… Continue reading Book Review: Jasper John Dooley: You’re in Trouble

Book Review: Zippy the Runner

Title: Zippy the Runner Author: JiYu Kim Illustrator: JeongHyeon Seon Publisher: Norwood House Press Year: 2015 Pages: 29 [Disclaimer: I was provided an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for my fair an unbiased review of this book. I was in no way compensated for my review and I was not required to write a positive… Continue reading Book Review: Zippy the Runner