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My First Book of Chinese Words: An ABC Rhyming Book | Book Review

| April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
My First Book of Chinese Words: An ABC Rhyming Book | Book Review

This unique and charming alphabet book uses rhymes and fact snippets to introduce Chinese words to a pre-schooler. The words are written in Pinyin, a sound system using Roman letters to write Chinese sounds. Words introduced are significant in Chinese culture, but relatable in any culture.

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

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in … Turkey: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

Are you ready to travel off to yet another amazing country with award-winning author and former social studies teacher Carole P. Roman? This time she takes young readers to the only country that has a major city that sits on two continents.

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

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in … Kenya: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

If you’re ready to zoom off to another country on a new continent, then bestselling author Carol P. Roman has got you covered and you don’t even have to pack a bag.

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Learning Japanese and About Japan with Kids Books

| October 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
Learning Japanese and About Japan with Kids Books

Japanese can be daunting to learn. There are three alphabets—Kanji, Hiragana and Katakana, none of which resemble the English alphabet with its Latin script.

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If You Were Me and Lived in … Norway: An Introduction to Learning About Other Cultures | Dedicated Review

| October 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in … Norway: An Introduction to Learning About Other Cultures | Dedicated Review

Award-winning author Carole P. Roman delivers her best addition to the “An Introduction to Learning About Other Cultures” series, so far, with fun facts and an action-packed look into the many pleasures of Norway.

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Introducing the New Jack Stalwart App

| July 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Introducing the New Jack Stalwart App

Just in time for summer! YOUR MISSION Eight priceless treasures have been stolen in eight countries around the world. Your mission is to identify and find each of these treasures by solving coded messages, cryptic riddles, tricky tile puzzles and dastardly search and finds. Each time you find a treasure, you’ll earn a passport stamp. Collect eight […]

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If You Were Me and Lived in … South Korea: A Child’s Introduction to Cultures Around the World | Dedicated Review

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in … South Korea: A Child’s Introduction to Cultures Around the World | Dedicated Review

If You Were Me and Lived in … South Korea: An Introduction to Learning About Other Cultures By Carole P. Roman Paperback: 28 pages Age Range: 3-7 Publisher: CreateSpace (June 14, 2013) What to expect: South Korea, Places, Korean words, Culture Reading is a great way to escape to new and foreign places and allows every […]

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If You Were Me and Lived in … France: A Child’s Introduction to Cultures Around the World | Dedicated Review

| May 24, 2013 | 1 Comment
If You Were Me and Lived in … France: A Child’s Introduction to Cultures Around the World | Dedicated Review

Bonjour! Welcome to France, the second book in this new educational and enlightening series where award-winning author Carole P. Roman (Captain No Beard series) introduces young children to cultures around the world by sharing details on places, foods, sports, language and more.

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A Conversation with Anne Rockwell and Melissa Iwai

| May 14, 2013 | 3 Comments
A Conversation with Anne Rockwell and Melissa Iwai

Anne Rockwell and Melissa Iwai, author and illustrator (respectively) converse about their latest book, TRUCK STOP (Viking/Penguin, May 2013)

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The Art of Writing About Current Affairs

| February 25, 2013 | 2 Comments
The Art of Writing About Current Affairs

TCBR is honored to launch Valerie O. Patterson’s two-week OPERATION OLEANDER blog tour with this fascinating article which taks a look at processing emotion through the art of writing.

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