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#856 - Horrible Bear by Ame Dyckman and Zachariah OHora

Horrible Bear!
Written by Ame Dyckman
Illustrated by Zachariah OHora
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers 4/05/2016
32 pages       Ages 3—6

“Bear didn’t mean to break a little girl’s kite, but she’s upset anyway—upset enough to shout “HORRIBLE BEAR!” Bear is indignant. 700 more words

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An Excerpt from You Are Beautiful

It was a warm Saturday afternoon when Zaynab and Zakiyyah asked for their mom’s permission to go outside to play with their friends from the neighborhood. 139 more words


Book Review: The Dragon's Child

The Dragon’s Child by Jenny Nimmo

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

This is a sweet little story about a dragon child who can’t learn to fly and gets left behind when all the other dragons migrate to other lands. 170 more words


Chloe Chocolate Eater Now Available on Amazon Prime and Kindle Unlimited

Good Morning!

This is a bit of an announcement, my book Chloe Chocolate Eater has been enrolled in KDP and is now available for free on Amazon Prime and Kindle Unlimited. 118 more words

Great Moms in Children's Literature

I think every mom knows at least one (or 25) other mom/s that she admires and would like to be like.  I certainly have my fair share of mothers I look up to, but a surprising amount of them are fictional.   1,421 more words


“The following morning, the villagers were startled to see the animals cruising by. “There are no rules against a dragon boat,” sputtered Bo’s uncle. “But Dom can’t move his hands, feet or wings!””

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Brand New Blog...Already A Day Late

I hope this isn’t a sign of things to come, as tardiness is a pet peeve of mine. An idea of a regular feature for the blog is to review the previous week’s selection of children’s picture books my daughter and I check out from our local library every Monday. 1,054 more words

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