Monthly Archives: November 2010

Great Christmas Book for Kids of all Ages

Christmas Presents Holiday Poetry Selected by Lee Bennett Hopkinds Pictures by Melanie Hall This is great book for toddlers and kids 3 through 8 about Christmas. The author selects 12 important topics for shares a cute and meaningful poem about … Continue reading

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Enchanting Book Review for Kids 3 to 5

Counting Christmas By Karen Katz Simon and Schuster, 2009 $9.99 9781416936244 This is a wonderful board book for Christmas. The illustrations are colourful and vivid. Children will be transported and excited about the idea of Christmas. In the process, your … Continue reading

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Educational Picture Book Review

           For Parents, Teachers and Toddlers                        Will it be a Baby Brother?             By Eve Bunting             Illustrated by: Beth Spiegel             Boyds Mills Press, 2010             $19.95 Cdn. and U.S.             This is a wonderful picture book … Continue reading

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Educational Picture Book Review

           The Book of Big Brothers            By Cary Fagan            Illustrated by: Luc Melanson            House of Anansi Press, 2010            $18.95 Cdn.            $17.95 US.                        This is a captivating children’s            picture book about three brothers. … Continue reading

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Inspiring Book For Kids

       Sam and Gram and the First Day of School        By: Dianne Blomberg, Ph.D.        Illustrated by: George Ulrich        Magination Press, 2009.                 Starting school for the first time can be very        traumatic for children. This … Continue reading

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Picture Book for Parents and Teachers

                                 Grandma’s Gloves             By Cecil Castellucci             Illustrated by:Julia Denos             Candlewick Press, 2010             $19                          This book captures love and loss             wonderfully. Castellucci illustrates how             close grandmothers and granddaughters can             become.             … Continue reading

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A Really Fun Book Review for Kids

           That Cat Can’t Stay            Written by: Thad Krasnesky            Illustrated by: David Parkins            Flash Light Press, 2010            978-097-997-465-6            $16.95                        This is a hilarious story about a Mom            who wants to save every … Continue reading

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