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Best New Books For Winter & Snow Days

| December 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Best New Books For Winter & Snow Days

For readers ready to go on a snowy adventure, look no further than the following books that prove snow days are truly magical. We’ve got 4 picture books, 1 early reader and a novel filled with non-stop action for middle grade readers.

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Sara Woster: Talented Painter, Writer, Illustrator, and Animator

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments
Sara Woster: Talented Painter, Writer, Illustrator, and Animator

It’s a great pleasure to share Sara Woster’s captivating new Book Set 3 (just published by Home Grown Books) with our TCBR readers.

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Gearing Up for Kindergarten

| August 14, 2012 | 1 Comment
Gearing Up for Kindergarten

September is just a few short weeks away and children going into kindergarten will enter a whole new realm that is really quite different from Pre-K or daycare settings. The following books will help explain the school setting and hopefully clear up any doubts or lingering fears in preparation for the first day of school.

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Review: Gus Makes a Friend by Frank Remkiewicz

| February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments
Review: Gus Makes a Friend by Frank Remkiewicz

Recognizable to many as the illustrator of Jack London’s Froggy series, Frank Remkiewicz has developed a new early reader series starring a sweet natured rhinoceros named Gus.

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(Theodor Seuss) Geisel Award, 2012

| January 23, 2012 | 0 Comments
(Theodor Seuss) Geisel Award, 2012

The Geisel Award is given annually to the author(s) and illustrator(s) of the most distinguished American book for beginning readers published in English in the United States during the preceding year.

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Kids’ Halloween Books: Cats, Bats, & Skeletons

| September 21, 2011 | 1 Comment
Kids’ Halloween Books: Cats, Bats, & Skeletons

Our Halloween book list spotlights everything from growing pumpkins to plain-old, creepy stories that beg to be read on a dark night with a flashlight.

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Review: Sleeping Bootsie by Maribeth Boelts

| September 7, 2011 | 0 Comments
Review: Sleeping Bootsie by Maribeth Boelts

Sleeping Bootsie by Maribeth Boelts with illustrations by Patricia Cantor is a delightful spin-off of the Sleeping Beauty fairytale.

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Summer Reading List: Best Beach Reads

| July 26, 2011 | 3 Comments
Summer Reading List: Best Beach Reads

Whether you’re heading to the beach, park, or lake, we have some great summer-themed books picked out for kids of all ages—even a couple of Young Adult titles.

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Earth Day Books: Gardens, Compost & Bees

| April 12, 2011 | 2 Comments
Earth Day Books: Gardens, Compost & Bees

Gardening, recycling, composting, and being at one with nature—including our vanishing honeybees—and all it has to offer; these are great ways to connect young children with our environment and encourage them to nurture our special one-of-a-kind Earth.

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Spring Books, Easter Books, & Farm Animals

| April 5, 2011 | 0 Comments
Spring Books, Easter Books, & Farm Animals

From bunnies to eggs to butterflies to chicks and even a spring shower, these books that have been selected all harness some kind of special spring power and celebrate Easter in its secular form.

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