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11 Kids’ Books on Dealing with Loss, Grief, Illness and Trauma

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
11 Kids’ Books on Dealing with Loss, Grief, Illness and Trauma

Here is a list of 11 books that address a wide range and variety of emotions that young readers may experience when faced with serious illness, loss, grief or trauma.

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What’s Your Favorite Animal?, by Eric Carle | Book Review

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
What’s Your Favorite Animal?, by Eric Carle | Book Review

In Eric Carle’s What’s Your Favorite Animal, he collaborates with fourteen renowned children’s book artists to create mini storybooks about a favorite animal.

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Ripley’s Fun Facts & Silly Stories 3

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
Ripley’s Fun Facts & Silly Stories 3

Fun Facts and Silly Stories 2 is the second book in this engaging and humorous series.

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Ripley’s Fun Facts & Silly Stories: The Big One!

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
Ripley’s Fun Facts & Silly Stories: The Big One!

A new addition to Ripley’s successful Fun Facts & Silly Stories, The Big One! takes things to the next level.

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Illustration Inspiration: Ruth Paul

| October 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Ruth Paul

Ruth Paul is an award-winning author and illustrator of ten picture books, including Hedgehog’s Magic Tricks. She works from a small straw-bale studio in the middle of a pasture just outside Wellington, New Zealand.

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Puddle Pug, by Kim Norman | Book Review

| October 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Puddle Pug, by Kim Norman | Book Review

Puddle Pug, by Kim Norman, is a beautifully illustrated hardcover book that tells the story of a pug in the search for a perfect pond.

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Best Selling Picture Books | October 2014

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

Herve Tullet is a picture book hero! His best selling picture book Press Here (Chronicle Books, 2011) has been joined on the best selling picture book list by his incredibly fun Mix it Up!

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Mindfulness: Kids Books on Mindfulness, Kindness and Compassion

| September 28, 2014 | 2 Comments
Mindfulness: Kids Books on Mindfulness, Kindness and Compassion

Kids books are a fantastic mechanism to start the discussion with young readers on what is mindfulness and ways to incorporate it into lives.

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Lifetime: The Amazing Numbers in Animals’ Lives, by Lola Schaefer | Book Review

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lifetime: The Amazing Numbers in Animals’ Lives, by Lola Schaefer | Book Review

This whimsical and educational book combines a love for both animals and numbers, which makes it a great way to get animal lovers excited about math while giving them the opportunity to learn more about the individual animals as well.

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Tap The Magic Tree, by Christie Matheson | Book Review

| September 22, 2014 | 1 Comment
Tap The Magic Tree, by Christie Matheson | Book Review

Tap The Magic Tree, by Christie Matheson, is a beautiful story about the changing seasons centered on a single tree that children are asked to interact with on the page.

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