The Children’s Book Review | July 9, 2017
You have to check out Sip Tea with Mad Hatter: At KAMP®, by award-winning author Loretta Neff. It’s the focus of our top trending article of the month and encourages character building through a social experience.
Here’s the top ten list of kids books and literacy articles that have been trending on The Children’s Book Review.
10 Kids’ Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review …
Sip Tea with Mad Hatter: At KAMP® makes learning afternoon tea manners fun, meaningful, and most important, memorable.
Enter to win an autographed copy of Sip Tea with Mad Hatter: At KAMP®, by award-winning author Loretta Neff; plus a $25 Visa gift card to buy supplies for your own tea party!
Giveaway begins June 21, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends July 21, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
With Maturity Developing And A Wide Range Of Reading Abilities Among Preteens And Tweens, Middle Grade Novels (Books For Ages 9 And Up) Begin To Soar With Well-Developed Fantastical Worlds, A Gentle Increase In The Complexities Of Social And Emotional Plot Developments, Smaller Fonts, And More Pages.
Ready for a road trip? Preparing for Independence Day celebrations? We have a patriotic giveaway to get you on your way . . .
We’re celebrating the release of 50 States: Our America! Enter to win a copy in this patriotic prize pack.
Giveaway begins June 12, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends July 12, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
But while these parents are pushing their kids to be on top of the game, they don’t realize that the intensive coaching can be counterproductive and they’re missing out on an important genre, critical in the role of a child’s development—picture books.
There are a number of organizations and sites that provide online activities, teaching tips, and free books for children. Here are 20 sites to explore over the summer.
Did You Know That You Could Boost Your Preschool Or Elementary Child’s Intelligence Simply By Ensuring That Reading Books Is A Part Of Their Day-To-Day Life?
Get Ready for Bedtime with Bear!
We’re celebrating the release of I’m Going to Give You a Bear Hug!, by Caroline B. Cooney! Enter to win a copy of the book and a bear-y cute bedtime robe!
Giveaway begins June 26, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends July 26, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
We have 15 new picture book suggestions for you to read your way through. Included in this round-up of picture books is a sublime tale full of nuance and heart, a deceptively simple storybook from award-winning author-illustrator Lizi Boyd, a humorous story with energetic illustrations, a must-have for infants and new parents alike, and a photographic friendship adventure.
Charlie and Mouse has to be one of our favorites of the entire year, so far. It so easily elicits giggles! And from there, we have 25 other new picture book suggestions for you to read your way through. From a wonderful read-aloud by Julia Donaldson, to an unconventional mudpie cookbook, to a gentle story about the importance of sharing, to a touching story of friendship and love, and a charming celebration of embracing differences and standing out in a crowd, our selection of best new picture books will give you plenty of outstanding reading material! Which one are you going to read first?
Reading to our kids has never been more important than now. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends through policy that pediatricians consult parents on the importance of reading aloud to children during the early years. A jump-start on reading is a jump-start on language comprehension.