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Pink Cadillac

The clown is driving.  That’s the first problem.  He always goes too fast.  The monkey jumps onto his back, startling him.  That’s the second problem. 252 more words

Song Titles

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A little story for the little ones.

Naughty Amelie Jane

I was hanging out on Facebook the other day when I randomly mentioned that Amelie’s middle name is Jane. Big deal says you. She’s named after my mother says I. 455 more words


Get you TBR list ready! New releases for September 2014


Well summer flew by but not to worry, bookish friends, September has some amazing new releases to get excited about. My Edelweiss account showed over 70 books that I tagged for September! 658 more words

Book Reviews

People Who Inspire Me: Sandy Brehl

The last time I saw Sandy Brehl, she was teaching other people’s books.  This time when we met, she taught me her own.

I’ve known Sandy since that day for summers ago when I walked into one of her excellent workshops, “Unpacking the Power of Picture Books,” at Muskego Public Library. 525 more words


Madras Day 2014 Special: Children's Books Based on Madras

I love Madras (now Chennai), my birth city. Once a quaint little port town, it has now metamorphosed into a bustling metropolis of South India. 725 more words

Learning Through Stories

a diller, a dollar, a ten o'clock scholar...five books for a new school year

Summer has flown by, hasn’t it?! The school year has begun again for many of you. Today, I’ve got a slate of titles that celebrate the joy of learning and shine a spotlight on the creative, devoted, nurturing teachers who open so many doors for us all. 1,159 more words

Picture Books

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert O’Brien


Illustrated by Zena Bernstein

 The story begins in an old-fashioned Beatrix Potter kind of way with a family of field mice living on Mr. 377 more words