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Love, love, love

This little flurry of picture books about love has been wonderful – a reminder that even burnt toast and imperfections can be love and that we carry it with us wherever we go, maybe even picking up new things to wonder and love about as life moves on.  161 more words

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The Very Long Sleep

The Very Long Sleep
Polly Noakes
Child’s Play

Polly Noakes’ latest picture book is essentially a delightful extended joke.

Meet four animal friends Fox, Chipmunk, Marmot and Bear who decide to set up home together. 162 more words

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[KidLit Review] Grumpy Dinosaur - Michael Gordon

Grumpy Dinosaur
by Michael Gordon
Release Date: July 10, 2017
Genre: Children’s Fiction
Age Range: 3-5
Pages: 27
Format Read: Kindle
Source: Purchased
Buy: Amazon… 201 more words

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Netgalley Reviews & DNFs

(received all these from netgally for review)

Killer Fashion

Why DNF?  DNF (for now) because I waited too long on book and its expired/got archived probably going to finish it from the library later. 382 more words


36 Titles with Strong Female Characters

Since today is the Women’s March in cities across the country, I thought it would be fun to highlight just a few strong female characters in books from picture books to YA titles. 303 more words


Review---Bismillah Soup by Asmaa Hussein and Illustrated by Amina Khan

Bismillah Soup is one of my favorite picture books about a Muslim child. It is a delightful story about a boy who uses positivity and hard work to bring his community together and overcome adversity.  325 more words

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Girl power + love = this book

Having a tough day?

This might be the book to help you power up if you’re a girl (or a woman).  It covers everything from finding awe in the world to not being afraid to ask questions and decorating your room.  75 more words

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