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Being A Captain is Hard Work: A Captain No Beard Story | Dedicated Review

| February 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
Being A Captain is Hard Work: A Captain No Beard Story | Dedicated Review

Ahoy! Captain No Beard and his crew are back. In the latest installment to Carole P. Roman’s award-wining series, Being a Captain is Hard Work, readers learn it’s okay to make mistakes, especially when you learn something from them.

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Best Selling Young Adult Books | February 2016

| February 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Young Adult Books | February 2016

Our hand-picked list from the Best Selling Young Adult list from The New York Times includes a revisit of Red Queen, by Victoria Aveyard. The best selling young adult titles include books by super-talent Rainbow Rowell.

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Best Selling Middle Grade Books | February 2016

| February 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Middle Grade Books | February 2016

Our selection of books picked from the nationwide best selling middle grade list, as they appear on The New York Times, includes Star Wars: The Force Awakens Visual Dictionary.

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Best Selling Picture Books | February 2016

| February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Picture Books | February 2016

Once again our best selling picture book from our affiliate store is a wonderful lift-the-flap book: Where Is Baby’s Bellybutton?, by Karen Katz!

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Yak, Yak, Yak! The Trouble with Modern Parenting | Thomas W. Phelan, PhD

| January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Yak, Yak, Yak!  The Trouble with Modern Parenting | Thomas W. Phelan, PhD

For more than twenty-five years, internationally renowned clinical psychologist Thomas W. Phelan’s 1-2-3 Magic has helped millions of parents, teachers, and caregivers raise independent, emotionally intelligent children…

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My Adventures in Sillyville, by Richard Klein | Dedicated Review

| January 29, 2016 | 2 Comments
My Adventures in Sillyville, by Richard Klein | Dedicated Review

My Adventures in Sillyville is a zippy tale written in rhyme about a young boy’s daydream. Reminiscent of Dr. Seuss’s Wacky Wednesday, many things are topsy-turvy in Sillyville.

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The One and Only Ivan, by Katherine Applegate | Book Review

| January 27, 2016 | 1 Comment
The One and Only Ivan, by Katherine Applegate | Book Review

The One and Only Ivan is a bestselling novel about hope and friendship. It was inspired by a real silverback gorilla named Ivan who was held captive for 27 years.

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Illustration Inspiration: Kim Krans, “ABC Dream”

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Illustration Inspiration: Kim Krans, “ABC Dream”

This gem comes to us from Kim Krans, the creator of The Wild Unknown—a lifestyle website offering prints, calendars, and more.

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Harriet the Spy, by Louise Fitzhugh | Book Review

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
Harriet the Spy, by Louise Fitzhugh | Book Review

Harriet the Spy, by Louise Fitzhugh, is an incredibly funny book—anyone who has ever felt like an outsider will certainly relate to Harriet.

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If You Were Me and Lived In … Italy: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived In … Italy: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

Do you have your passaporto (passport) handy? It’s time to merriggiare (rest at noon in a shady spot) with a copy of If You Were Me and Lived In .. Italy and introduce your kids to the wealth of culture that abounds in the Republic of Italy—the famous country shaped like a boot.

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