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Rose and Her Amazing Nose, by Andrew Fairchild | Dedicated Review

| April 21, 2016 | 1 Comment
Rose and Her Amazing Nose, by Andrew Fairchild | Dedicated Review

Can there ever be enough books that encourage kids to accept themselves for who they are? We think not! Rose and Her Amazing Nose is a picture book that does just this: it teaches kids the importance of accepting themselves.

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Can a Princess Be a Firefighter?, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Can a Princess Be a Firefighter?, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

Can a Princess Be a Firefighter? is an empowering picture book by award-winning author Carole P. Roman that encourages children to follow their dreams.

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A Curious Tale of the In-Between, by Lauren DeStefano | Book Review

| March 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
A Curious Tale of the In-Between, by Lauren DeStefano | Book Review

A Curious Tale of the In-Between will appeal to young people who like ghost stories and the supernatural and who have issues of loss and unsolved mysteries in their own lives.

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Join Tara Lazar and S.britt Bantering About Normal Norman

| March 10, 2016 | 1 Comment
Join Tara Lazar and S.britt Bantering About Normal Norman

Picture book extraordinaire Tara Lazar and the frightfully creative S. Britt interview each other about Normal Norman (Sterling Children’s Books, 2016), a laugh-out-loud book that explores the meaning of normal through the study of an exceptionally strange orangutan.

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Courageous Gilbert the Groundhog, by Regina E. McCarthy | Dedicated Review

| February 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Courageous Gilbert the Groundhog, by Regina E. McCarthy | Dedicated Review

Anyone, ages 5 and up, that has trouble with emotions or that is experiencing bullying will feel empowered by Gilbert.

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The Little Mouse Santi, by David Eugene Ray | Dedicated Review

| February 22, 2016 | 1 Comment
The Little Mouse Santi, by David Eugene Ray | Dedicated Review

The Little Mouse Santi is an inspiring tale that teaches us that, with a little courage, we can all be whoever we want to be. It’s definitely the cat’s meow!

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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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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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Sarah Dillard, Author of Mouse Scouts Makes a Difference | Speed Interview

| January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Sarah Dillard, Author of Mouse Scouts Makes a Difference | Speed Interview

Which five words best describe Mouse Scouts: Make a Difference?

Friendship, Teamwork, Helpfulness, Perseverance, Altruism.

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Charlotte’s Web, by E.B. White | Book Review

| January 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte’s Web, by E.B. White | Book Review

Charlotte’s Web is is one of the best-selling children’s books of all time. It is about a barnyard pig named Wilbur that can talk, a barn spider named Charlotte that can write, and a young girl named Fern that stands up for her beliefs.

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