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Day 834: Three Board Books

As I often do when I buy my young relatives a book, I read it quickly to include a review on my blog. Today I have reviews of three board books I bought for my two-year-old great-nephew. 227 more words


My granny went to market

Author: Stella Blackstone

Language: English

Summary: Fly away with Granny as she takes a magic carpet ride around the world, collecting a steadily increasing number of souvenirs from each exotic location! 34 more words


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

The Childrens' Shelf

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


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


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


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