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Rome Romp!, by Margie Blumberg | Dedicated Review

Rome Romp!, by Margie Blumberg | Dedicated Review

Rome Romp! is the follow-up book to the very charming and well-crafted picture book Paris Hop! Grandma Goldie returns, this time traveling with her grandson Danny and his dog, Cappuccino.

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If You Were Me and Lived In … Egypt, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

| March 28, 2016 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived In … Egypt, by Carole P. Roman | Dedicated Review

In her latest book, award-winning author Carole P. Roman focuses on one of the oldest nations on Earth, the cradle of civilization, Egypt.

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Paris Hop!, by Margie Blumberg | Dedicated Review

| March 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Paris Hop!, by Margie Blumberg | Dedicated Review

Paris Hop!, by Margie Blumberg, is a wonderful journey into the sights, sounds, scents, and linguistic adventures of the City of Light.

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My Writing and Reading Life: Carole Estby Dagg, Author of Sweet Home Alaska

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
My Writing and Reading Life: Carole Estby Dagg, Author of Sweet Home Alaska

Sweet Home Alaska, by Carole Estby Dagg, is an exciting pioneering story, based on actual events, and introduces readers to a fascinating chapter in American history, when FDR set up a New Deal colony in Alaska to give loans and land to families struggling during the Great Depression.

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

| July 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
If You Were Me and Lived in … China: A Child’s Introduction to Culture Around the World | Dedicated Review

If You Were Me and Lived In … China is an easy read and a fun way to introduce the People’s Republic of China to children.

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National Parks: Top 10 Kids’ Books

| May 13, 2015 | 4 Comments
National Parks: Top 10 Kids’ Books

For those of you planning to take your kids to a national park in 2015, here are some excellent books you need to take along for the ride.

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Juicy Jack Adventures: Meet the Wild Pack, by Leigh Carrasco | Dedicated Review

| April 12, 2015 | 2 Comments
Juicy Jack Adventures: Meet the Wild Pack, by Leigh Carrasco | Dedicated Review

It’s summer vacation time for BT and his mom. They are going to visit BT’s grandmother, Abuela in Spanish, at her farm in Peru and this time Jack, BT’s guinea pig, gets to go with them.

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Creating Settings: Bringing the Sounds, Sights and Smells Home

| March 6, 2015 | 5 Comments
Creating Settings: Bringing the Sounds, Sights and Smells Home

The Berenson Schemes are a madcap adventure series. I hope that because I spent time in these far-off places, and brought the sights and sounds and smells home with me, some young would-be traveler thinks, “Someday, I’ll go there, too.”

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The Adventures of Bella & Harry: Let’s Visit Rome!

| February 20, 2015 | 1 Comment
The Adventures of Bella & Harry: Let’s Visit Rome!

Bella and Harry, two friendly Chihuahuas, visit countries around the world with their family of people. In this edition, Bella and Harry visit Rome, Italy.

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