Book Review: The Lemon Tree by Sandy Tolan

The Lemon Tree (Young Readers' Edition) - An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East // by Sandy Tolan Pub Day: November 03, 2020 Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children's Books Synopsis: In 1967, a twenty-five-year-old refugee named Bashir Khairi traveled from the Palestinian hill town of Ramallah to Ramla, Israel, with a goal:... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Book of Mythical Beasts and Magical Creatures by Stephen Krensky

The Book of Mythical Beasts and Magical Creatures // by Stephen Krensky // illustrated by Pham Quang Phuc Pub Day: October 13, 2020 Publisher: DK Synopsis: Enter the enchanting world of mythical creatures and explore the history behind them in this beautifully illustrated compendium for kids aged 7 to 9. You'll meet an incredible cast... Continue Reading →

Toddler Tuesday! (10.06.2020)

Are you ready for some new children's book?! I am a little early on one of these books but since I have something planned for the next two Tuesdays, I decided to go ahead and talk about this one because it deserves to get the attention as well. But it's also HAPPY PUB DAY to... Continue Reading →

Toddler Tuesday! (09.29.2020)

What's new in the children's book world? Here is what I have found! This first two are actually being published TODAY! While we obviously still have a while to go until Christmas, it's never too early to get your books ready for the season! Robin's Christmas Journey // by Maya Odonera Publishing Date: TODAY 09.29.2020... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Generation Brave

"I have nothing but excitement for what the world is going to look like. Young people today are putting up with less and less, yet at the same time creating room for more and more, which I think is the best combination." - Sage Grace Dolan-Sandrino Generation Brave - The Gen Z Kids who are... Continue Reading →

Toddler Tuesday (09.15.2020)

It's that time again! Happy Pub Day to Jade Braves the Dark! Jade Braves the Dark // by Valdene Mark // illustrated by Sawyer Cloud Pub Day: September 15, 2020 Publisher: BookGoSocial Jade is ready for bedtime but once the lights are off, she struggles to fall asleep. Her imagination conjures all kinds of monsters... Continue Reading →

Toddler Tuesday (09.08.2020)

It's time for some children's book recommendations again! Catkwondo // by Lisl H. Detlefsen // illustrated by Erin Hunting Pub Day: September 01, 2020 Publisher: Capstone Synopsis: Kitten wants to a break a board, and she wants to do it now. But Tae Kwon do is not easy. Kitten must focus. She must practice. And... Continue Reading →

Toddler Tuesday! (09.01.2020)

New week, new books! Happy Publishing Day to all of the titles on our list today! Pele // by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara // illustrated by Camila Rose Publishing Date: September 01, 2020 Publisher: Quarto Publishing Group - Frances Lincoln Children's Books Synopsis: With a sock full of rags for a ball, PelĂ© honed his... Continue Reading →

Toddler Tuesday! (08.25.2020)

It's a new week so here are some more children's books that I've read and enjoyed! I love books that teach a good lesson and this first one is great for that! Different Like Me // by Xochitl Dixon // illustrated by Bonnie Lui Publishing Date: August 04, 2020 Publisher: Our Daily Bread Publishing Synopsis:... Continue Reading →

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