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The Children's Shelf - 16 Months Old

At 16 months old, my son is enjoying walking (and running!), and exploring everything he can reach. While he is very active, he does still enjoy quiet time with books in the morning and just before bed. 351 more words

Children's Books

Toddler Time: Elephants

Elephants are adorable, right? I feel that they are one of the most recognizable animals out there for the younger set.

Opening Song: My Hands Say Hello… 476 more words

Libraries

Toddler Time: Baby Animals

Since the Winter programming session and Spring programming session in my system are back to back, with no time in between (eep!), I decided to make a few changes to ring in the new session! 492 more words

Libraries

Cleo the Cat

This fabulous little book was an unexpected hit for us – and bought for 99p at one of those factory outlet type bookshops.  It has been in constant demand for nearly three years by both little bookworms and was the first book that the elder one learned off by heart. 117 more words

Reviews

Bear On A Bike

Felix is at a curious crossroads as a pre-reader. He loves small chapter books and no longer relies on pictures to bring stories to life. We’re reading more and more complex tales with few to no illustrations, but he still loves to revisit his favorite picture and even board books, especially those favorites to which he knows the words. 194 more words

Barefoot Books

I Spy The Sun in the Sky

This is an irresistible ‘I Spy’ game book. A little boy heads off to an island in search of a friend with only a fishing rod and a telescope. 72 more words

I Wish I Were A Pilot

Written by Stella Blackstone and illustrated by Max Grover, I Wish I Were A Pilot, uses rhyming couplets to show off and introduce the regular as well as unusual modes of transport to kids. 57 more words