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By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: April 16, 2010

Oh, the Places You'll Go Pop-UpDr. Seuss’ Oh, the Places You’ll Go! has to be one of the most inspiring and encouraging pieces of literacy for children and adults, alike. From the words of wisdom to the nostalgic illustrations, this story is a gift-book favorite among many. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Oh, the Places You’ll Go!, a couple of new editions have been released. This awesome book now spins, sparkles, and pops.

By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: April 6, 2010

Alice in Verse by J.T. Holden Alice in Verse: The Lost Rhymes of Wonderland

by J.T. Holden (Author), Andrew Johnson (Illustrator)

Reading Level: Ages 10 and up

Hardcover: 112 pages

Publisher: Candleshoe Books; 1st edition edition (January 11, 2010)

Source of book: Publisher

What to expect: Alice in Wonderland characters, Verse, Riddles

By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: February 11, 2010

It was 49 years ago, today, that Jane Yolen had her first book, Pirates in Petticoats, published. That day was her 22nd birthday—what a great birthday present. In honor of Jane Yolen’s 71st birthday and the 300+ books that she has written—winning awards for many—we are celebrating by sharing with you some of her more recent picture books and board books. Happy Birthday, Jane Yolen. We hope you have a wonderful day!

By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: December 15, 2009

Congratulations to Bobbie Hinman and Mark Wayne Adams for your Gold Medal win in the Mom’s Choice Awards! We love your book The Belly Button Fairy, along with The Knot Fairy and The Sock Fairy (both illustrated by Kristi Bridgeman). We look forward to your next offering.

The Belly Button Fairy

The Belly Button Fairy

by Bobbie Hinman (Author), Mark Wayne Adams (Illustrator)

Reading level: Ages 0-6

Hardcover: 32 pages

Publisher: Best Fairy Books; Har/Com edition (September 1, 2009)

Source: Author

What to expect: Children, Fairies, Belly buttons

Using enchanting rhyme, Bobbie Hinman has created an imaginative and whimsical take on how belly buttons end up in the middle of our tummies. The illustrations are bright and delightful! A sweet book that is perfect for a calming story time. The lovely story reading and music on the CD—included with the book—just add to the appeal.