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Caring for Your Lion

"Caring for Your Lion" is such a cute children's book. It's geared for those three to seven years old and has 32 colorful and engaging pages. The cover pretty much sums up how vibrant and fun this book is. On the cover we have a lion being...

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The Case of the Stinky Stench - Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast, #2

Author Josh Funk and illustrator Brendan Kearney are back with a sequel in their Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast children's series. In this second installment we get more of that fun loving comedy we got in book one. The illustrations in th...

5 Stars

A Field Guide to Fantastical Beasts

WOW! This book is an epic walkthrough of some of the scariest and some of the nicest beings in human mythology. Author Olento Salaperainen has created the go to guide for seeking out these monsters…not that I would suggest it. Each entry in...

5 Stars

Doctor Who Psychology: A Madman with a Box

Soldier: “You trust this man?” River Song: “I absolutely trust him.” Soldier: “He’s not some kind of madman, then?” River song: “I absolutely trust him.” Can you really psychoanalyze a show like Doctor Who? Whovians may have doubts. However...

5 Stars

Hoot & Honk Just Can't Sleep

“Hoot & Honk Just Can’t Sleep” by Leslie Helakoski is a wonderfully whimsical hardcover children’s book that depicts the issues that result from two bird eggs inadvertently switching places after a storm. The vivid drawings are accompanied...

4 Stars

Big Little Hippo

“Big Little Hippo” by Valeri Gorbachev is a beautifully illustrated hardcover children’s book that follows Little Hippo, the youngest hippo in his family, as he works through his dislike for being smaller than everyone he knows. Comparing h...

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Mythic Creatures: And the Impossibly Real Animals Who Inspired Them - American Museum of Natural History

“Mythic Creatures: And the Impossibly Real Animals Who Inspired Them” is a book from the American Museum & Natural History that is adapted from a exhibition curated by Laurel Kendall & Mark A. Norell with Richard Ellis and the Exhibition De...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Dr. Mark A. Norell, Laurel Kendall, Richard Ellis
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Fantasy, Arts, Crafts & Supplies
  • Publisher: Sterling

Thousand Star Hotel

The Okee Dokee Brothers are amazing! I love the raised lettering and bright, colorful picture on the front. What a great way to let children predict what the story will be about. The muskrats are adorable. It's funny that they are married a...

5 Stars

Can You Canoe? And Other Adventure Songs

This book and cd definitely go together. The book has the lyrics of all of the songs on the cd. Each lyric has it’s own page and illustrations which are outstanding. They are fun, colorful and full of detail which should keep any child’s in...

4 Stars

The Kids' Money Book - Earning, Saving, Spending, Investing, Donating

This was an interesting book on money management for children. I chose it because my kids are in middle school and I felt it was time they needed to start looking at more in depth money issues other than earning and saving. This covers some...

4 Stars

Leaping Lemmings!

“Leaping Lemmings” by John Briggs and illustrated by Nicla Slater is a cute children’s book that promotes individualism and independent thinking. Playing off of the myth of mass lemming suicide through jumping off a cliff, this tale of the...

4 Stars

Even Superheroes Have Bad Days

What a fun book! This book shows what could happen if 7 superheroes lost the temper. Big, bright pictures show buildings crumbling, lazars cutting and buses being tossed. Further along, are pictures depicting better ways to be angry, sad or...

5 Stars

This Is NOT a Cat!

This is not a Cat is the perfect book for the beginner reader. The only words in the story are the 5 in the title. Yet, the story is charming and fun. Big colorful pictures show a school room and a surprise. Get ready for the laughing as a...

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Where Do Pants Go?

This is such a cute toddler/preschool book. As adults we forget that we had to learn everything we now know. Children are curious about things that we take for granted and learning to take care of themselves is top priority. I know they wil...

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Song of the Deep

This was a creative story about a young girl who grows up hearing her father's tales about the ocean. He's a fisherman and when one day he doesn't come home, Merryn builds a submarine and goes in search of him. Along the way she encounters...

4 Stars

The Bot That Scott Built

Kim Norman has written a super-cute children's book. The cover is very inviting with gadgets intermingled with the letters of the title. Agnese Baruzzi did a fabulous job illustrating. Kids will love the rhyming words and the fact that each...

4 Stars

If a T. Rex Crashes Your Birthday Party

Every child loves a birthday party. If you've ever been in a school setting, being invited to a birthday party is the ultimate fun activity. I know that because the first threat when a child is mad becomes, "You can't come to my birthday pa...

5 Stars

Hey, Coach!

Hey, Coach is a fabulous children's book all around, written by Linda Ashman. I love books that prepare children for something about to happen in their lives. Do you have a child who wants to play organized sports? This is the perfect book....

5 Stars

Game of Thrones Psychology - The Mind is Dark and Full of Terrors

I'll admit I had just finished watching season six and was feeling lost when I picked up this book. I wanted to stay as immersed in the GoT world for as long as I could. I was hoping it would be Game of Thrones centered with an in depth loo...

3 Stars

Mary Had a Little Glam

“Mary Had a Little Glam” is a children’s book written by Tammi Sauer and delightfully illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton. This fun and stylish twist on several beloved nursery rhymes features budding diva Mary, who jazzes up not only he...

5 Stars

Ah-Choo!

“Ah-Choo!” by Lana Wayne Koehler and Gloria G. Adams and illustrated by Ken Min is a children’s book chronicling a boy’s search through an alphabetical sequence of animals in order to find a pet that won’t make his sister sneeze. The deligh...

5 Stars

Mira Forecasts the Future

“Mira Forecasts the Future” is a wonderful little book about how to predict the weather. It starts off with Mira wanting to predict the future like her mom, but she finds out that she just doesn’t have it. My daughter and I really loved tha...

5 Stars

Mr. Particular - The World’s Choosiest Champion!

This was a great story about a boy who's pickiness causes him problems with the other children. Mr. Particular dislikes a lot of things; things like mud, green things, the smell of coconut, humming and having his shirt tucked in. These diff...

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Whose Story Is This, Anyway?

“Whose Story Is This, Anyway?” is going to be different depending on who reads it. For us it is about a boy who is trying to tell a story about himself and well maybe his cat to. However, his attempts to tell a story about himself and his c...

5 Stars

Cici Reno: MiddleSchoolMatchmaker - Yoga Girls

Cici is the one with all the answers! When her friends have issues it’s her they go to. So when her friend Aggie comes back from a trip with two new friend’s boys won't leave her alone. So it’s Cici to the rescue. In this short very cute st...

5 Stars

Normal Norman

This is a hilarious children’s book that adults might want to take to heart too. Norman is a purple orangutan and is being used in a demonstration to illustrate “normal”. Within pages readers will learn that while Norman may look normal tha...

5 Stars

Teeny Tiny Toady

As soon as my five year old saw this children’s book she grabbed it said AW and ran off. We've already read it five times today and I'm guessing this will be her go-to book for the next week. This is a very cute adorable book with some grea...

5 Stars

The Color Monster - A Pop-Up Book of Feelings

I love that in The Color Monster there are mixed materials used to supplement the cleverly folded heavy paper, which shows the monster in his different moods. The pictures in the background also supplement the pop-ups and assist in giving a...

4 Stars

Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast - Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast, #1

“Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast” written by Josh Funk and illustrated by Brendan Kearney is a slightly oversized whimsical children’s book that chronicles the race between the aforementioned to get that last…drop…of…syrup! The journey is t...

4 Stars

Frozen Wild - How Animals Survive in the Coldest Places on Earth

“Frozen Wild: How Animals Survive in the Coldest Places on Earth” by Jim Arnosky is an exquisitely detailed, slightly oversized children’s book that conveys the breadth of life that not only survives but thrives in what some would consider...

5 Stars

Robot Universe

I saw this book come in and was really excited to give it a review. As I am working on a Virtual Reality project involving our robot friends (or foes), the timing was perfect! Ana Matronic's Robot Universe is a beautifully made, full color...

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Mind Your Monsters

Mind Your Monsters is a cute book about manners with the added bonus of monsters! This colorful book will grab your children's imagination as you read though pages of monsters and manners. Your children will learn the magic word "please" in...

5 Stars

Monster Trouble!

Winifred is a brave little girl with a problem. Monsters won’t leave her alone at night. So, she gets creative on trying to figure out how to get them to leave. Bright colorful pictures accompany this story and the monsters come in various...

5 Stars

Sloth Slept On

This book was adorable although a few things were a little farfetched. The book has great color and is an easy to read story. I really loved the kids determination on finding out what kind of animal was in the tree - and then deciding to tr...

4 Stars

This Old Van

Absolutely loved it. Any grandparent that few up in the 60’s and 70’s is going to fall in love with This Old Van. The bright colorful pictures and throwback sayings with capture grandparent and tot attention. It’s great. This is more than a...

5 Stars

Ally-saurus & the First Day of School

Cute, positively cute. This was such a fun story that is perfect for that young child just getting ready to attend school. Not only does it show school isn’t scary but it shows that not everyone is the same, and doesn’t have to be. Ally lov...

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Bug Detective

Have you got a little bug detective in your home? Then you might want to give them this book, aptly titled Bug Detective! Your young student of arachnids, insects and other assorted creepie crawlies will delight in reading this book. There’...

5 Stars

Sleepy Puppy

OMG ADORKABLE!!!! Let’s just say that when these came in the mail the 4 year old was very happy. She loved all the pictures of the puppies. Each one is a different breed. It was so cute. With colorful pages (board book) this one should last...

5 Stars

Sleepy Kitty

The publisher of this book has put out two books. One focuses on puppies and the other kittens. Just like Sleepy Puppy Sleepy kitty is another little book full of little kittens asleep. So each book is pretty much the same, it just depends...

5 Stars

How Tiger Says Thank You! - Little Traveler Series

I think were in love. This was so cute. Tiger travels the world and shows kids (with your help) how to say thank you in 8 different languages. I loved how each page gives the adults the pronunciation guide on how to say each one. So don't w...

5 Stars

How Penguin Says Please! - Little Traveler Series

The gang is back! And this time its Penguin's turn to travel the world and learn how say Please in 7 languages! This is another great little board book for the little ones to learn one new word in a few different languages. If your one of t...

5 Stars

Rufus Goes to Sea

This is an absolutely charming story that any child should love. After all, who wouldn’t want to be a pirate and find treasure? The enjoyable Captain comes up with many reasons why no pigs are allowed on pirate ships while Rufus keeps tryin...

5 Stars

A Dozen Cousins

This first thing that attracted me to this book is the title, A Dozen Cousins. This is because I have 13 grandchildren and I thought reading about a large number of cousins would be fun…..and it was. All of the cousins are boys except one....

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I Love You Near and Far - Snuggle Time Stories

I Love You Near and Far is a very delightful children's book that teaches you that no matter how far someone is from you that they are always in your heart and that you love them very much. It's perfect for children who have loved ones that...

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The Great Reindeer Rebellion

This humorous children’s story may start off with the well-loved poem, Twas the night before Christmas but quickly changes into a totally different story. The reindeer decided they are not flying and Santa thinks it will be easy to replace...

4 Stars

The Night Before Christmas

This book takes the classic Christmas poem written by Clement C. Moore and pairs it with old fashion pictures illustrating the Night Before Christmas. Children of all ages will enjoy this holiday tail from the sugarplums dancing to the rein...

5 Stars

A Pirate's Night Before Christmas

What a fun adaption of Clement C. Moore’s poem “A Visit from Saint Nicholas”. This story is filled with interesting pirates, who are not scary at all. Bright, colorful pictures that have details so small. Seahorses, pirate maps, treasure ch...

5 Stars

Children's Activity Atlas

A book of maps might sound boring but this bright, colorful book gives a fun way to learn where the world’s countries are. It starts out explaining what an atlas is and how to use it. Directions are clear and consist making it easy for chil...

4 Stars

Time for a Bath - Snuggle Time Stories

A cute little bunny goes through his day getting dirty and making messes. After each his mom gives him a bath so he can start all over. This story shows how the little bunny plays through each season. Pages a bright and colorful but no busy...

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Monster Party!

Do monsters have parties? They do in this book! A delightful assembly of monsters gather to celebrate one monster’s birthday. There’s yummy cake and fun games for these little monsters and it’s just as fun to read this book as it is to enjo...

5 Stars

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