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Now that it's officially the 'back-to-school' time of year, I thought I would share a couple of links to sites that sell, or have down-loadable, book plates. They're sweet, decorative, and also keep your home library identifiably yours! Lovely Labels:fun and colorful labels. My Retro Baby: believe

The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry Reading level: Ages 9-12 Hardcover: 176 pages Publisher: Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books; 1 edition (March 31, 2008) Brilliant! The Willoughbys is reminiscent of so many classics - Mary Poppins and The Secret Garden, to name only two - all rolled together with a witty and

Hello Day by Anita Lobel Reading level: Ages 0 - 5 Hardcover: 40 pages Publisher: Greenwillow (March 25, 2008) This is one of my new favorite picture books. With its beautiful illustrations and straightforward text, which includes a new animal sound on each page, it's the perfect progression from the