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Outstanding in the Rain

Outstanding in the Rain by Frank Viva ★★★☆☆

I’m not sure if it’s because I still love reading children’s books, but I have a hard time giving them below a 4-star rating many times. 228 more words

Book Reviews

Day 907: Victorian Fairy Tales

Apparently, in Victorian times there was a fashion for fairy tales. Not only did some writers, especially of children’s books, concentrate on them, but many writers of other types of works wrote them as well. 299 more words


Batman's Dark Secret

Yesterday was library day when my son and I found a treasure in the kids section. Batman’s Dark Secret is a children’s book published by Scholatsic Press in 2000. 350 more words


{Usborne Books & More} Intro 2

My first 12 weeks with Usborne have just flown by. I have learnt so much in those 30 days and my love for books has grown and our inventory has grown immensely as well . 428 more words

The “Books For Refugees” project

A recent article in The Atlantic highlighted an initiative spearheaded by Dr. Rachel McCormack, a professor of literacy education at Roger Williams University, to provide Arabic-language books to refugee shelters across the Netherlands. 73 more words


Book Review: A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

A Monster Calls

Written by Patrick Ness

Concept by Siobhan Dowd

Illustrations by Jim Kay

Published 2011 by Walker Books

216 pages

Goodreads Synopsis:

The monster showed up after midnight. 519 more words

Book Review

fiction favorites...Withering by Sea

Withering by Sea, written and illustrated by Judith Rossell
originally published in Australia in 2014; first U.S edition 2016 by Atheneum Books for Young Readers… 285 more words