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Mama, Talk About Our New Baby, by Toni Olson | Dedicated Review

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
Mama, Talk About Our New Baby, by Toni Olson | Dedicated Review

Mama, Talk About Our New Baby is a great parental tool that supports breastfeeding, co-sleeping, baby wearing, and raising emotionally intelligent older siblings.

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Becoming an Author Means Embracing a Life of Crime

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Becoming an Author Means Embracing a Life of Crime

Before I became a writer, I had no idea being one also meant embracing a life of crime. I don’t know why. All the signs were there – the saying “every great lie has an element of truth”, T.S. Eliot’s immortal “Good authors borrow, great authors steal”, and the infamous Faulkner adage, “Kill your darlings” (Faulkner actually stole that saying from Arthur Quiller-Couch).

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Best Selling Picture Books | December 2014

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Picture Books | December 2014

We think it’s so fun that one of our all-time favorite Christmas books is our best selling picture book from our affiliate store this month—we just love Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s Stick Man. As per usual, we’ve shared our hand selected titles of the most popular picture books from the nationwide best selling picture books, as listed by The New York Times.

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Best New Kids’ Christmas Books | 2014

| December 1, 2014 | 2 Comments
Best New Kids’ Christmas Books | 2014

In the spirit of the most wonderful time of the year, we’ve put together a list of the best new kids’ Christmas books that capture the holiday magic. We know you’ll love our Christmas Books booklist!

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Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, by Caroline Jayne Church | Book Review

| November 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
<em>Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star</em>, by Caroline Jayne Church | Book Review

Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, by Caroline Jayne Church, is a delightful board book that takes a childhood favorite nursery rhyme and sets it with beautiful illustrations of children around the world.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Natasha Wing, Author of The Night Before Hanukkah

| November 18, 2014 | 2 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Natasha Wing, Author of The Night Before Hanukkah

Some of Natasha Wing’s books have even ended up on bestseller lists, including the wildly popular The Night Before series.

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The Schoolies Series | Book Reviews

| November 17, 2014 | 1 Comment
The Schoolies Series | Book Reviews

Two excellent installments from the Schoolies series, combining vibrant drawings and lessons on navigating school life.

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12 Kids’ Books on Showing Thankfulness & Being Grateful

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
12 Kids’ Books on Showing Thankfulness & Being Grateful

As we begin a season of reflection and celebration, we are pleased to share some of our favorite books on thankfulness and being grateful that will help young readers on their journey to understanding gratitude.

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The Magic of Wordless Picture Books

| November 12, 2014 | 2 Comments
The Magic of Wordless Picture Books

We adults need to create space for readers and a defined comfort zone for them to enjoy wordless experiences. We must bite our tongues and allow experiences to unfold right in front of our eyes.

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Naughty Kitty!, by Adam Stower | Book Review

| November 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Naughty Kitty!, by Adam Stower | Book Review

Adam Stower follows up his Silly Doggy! book with another winner, Naughty Kitty!

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