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FREE Today & Tomorrow: Sweet T & the North Wind

I wanted to share a great book opportunity with y’all! I read Sweet T & the North Wind by Cat Michaels last month and I adored the book. 619 more words


St. Bernadette's School Story Writing Competition - Winner Announced!

In my previous post, I talked about the fact that I visited St. Bernadette’s School last month to work with the Year 5s and 6s. 186 more words

Children's Books

Checking on the neighbors...

Hmm today is kind of a downer. I just am not seeing much movement on the Kickstarter campaign. I have received tons of email about folks offering to spread the word. 311 more words

Children's Book

A Tuesday Ten: Food Fantastic!

With the holidays coming up, food is usually an important part, so my mind’s turned to magical foodstuffs . . .


A Snicker of Magic… 728 more words

General Posts

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

This morning it was announced that Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson won the 2014 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature.  This beautiful, emotional read was a fantastic choice that will stand tall next to previous winners like Katerine Erskine’s 2010 winner, … 207 more words

Book Talk

The Book With No Pictures

Here’s another book I’ve been dying to read! The concept of a picture book without pictures was intriguing to say the least. Then I saw the excerpt of B.J. 237 more words

Picture Book Reviews

Sam and Dave Dig a Hole

How many of you have been looking forward to reading this book as much as I have?

Sam and Dave Dig a Hole written by Mac Barnett and illustrated by Jon Klassen (2014) 247 more words

Picture Book Reviews