There’s so much to see and experience in Dilys Evans’ Show & Tell: Exploring the fine Art of Children’s Book Illustration! The cover alone is enough […]
Let’s Celebrate Libraries!
There are two new books that do just that. The first is Our Library by Eve Bunting, wherein a raccoon and his friends go to […]
Book Review: Donuthead
Meet Franklin Delano Donuthead, a fifth grader with a lot of issues. To begin with, his last name is Donuthead. (“My name, if you must […]
Charlie Bone and the Time Twister
I listened to a great audiobook this summer: Charlie Bone and the Time Twister by Jenny Nimmo, narrated by Simon Russell Beale. This is the […]
Time Travel and Tesseracts
The book discussion group I run at the library recently read A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle. This wonderful book that traverses both fantasy and […]
I love to read! Or did you mean books?
Just a heads up: the irony of this being online has not escaped me. The New York Times ran an article last Sunday about reading trends […]
Talkin’ Bout Books
I’m talkin’ ’bout the Talkin’ Bout Books blog. This is a great website replete with book discussion guides and suggestions for parents and children grades 2-3 […]
Lately, I have been thinking a lot about picture books. Maybe it is because I am doing preschool and baby storytimes this summer or maybe […]
Book review: Diary of a Wimpy Kid
I first came across Diary of a Wimpy Kid in a Philip Morris column a long time ago. I thought any book that the sagacious […]