Bach to the Rescue!!!

Bach to the Rescue Nonfiction with a twist! Bach to the Rescue!!! written by Tom Angleberger and illustrated by Chris Eliopolous is a wacky story about the composer, Johann Gottlieb Goldberg and Bach the Composer. When the richest dude in town hires a less fortunate musician, Johann Gottlieb Goldberg to play him lullabies, he ends […]

Sunny’s Tow Truck Saves the Day!

Sunny’s Tow Truck Saves the Day! Do you have a young child that loves vehicles and transportation? Then this is the book for you! Sunny’s Tow Truck Saves the Day by Anne Marie Pace and illustrated by Christopher Lee is a delightful book about a family that needs a tow truck. As s speech language […]

The Bluest of Blues

The Bluest of Blues Anna Atkins and the First Book of Photographs Fiona Robinson is such a unique and beautiful author and illustrator. To view her other books that she has written and illustrated, click here.  I was excited to receive this beautiful book and review it for my readers today. Who is Anna Atkins? […]

My Magical Unicorn

My Magical Unicorn When this book arrived at my door for review, I immediately loved the colorful illustrations and magic of this book. I am a big fan of bright and engaging colors and love how The Magical Unicorn immediately catches the eye of a young child. What’s more magical than a unicorn? This is a tough […]

Crepes by Suzette

The first time that I discovered Monica Wellington’s books was with a student of mine who loved Apple Farmer Annie. We read this book over and over again in our speech and language therapy sessions and I couldn’t wait to check out more of her books. Then I found Crepes by Suzette! For many years Crepes […]

I (HEART) Art By the Metropolitan Museum of Art

I (Heart) Art by The Metropolitan Museum of Art I received this beautiful book, I (HEART) Art By the Metropolitan Museum of Art from Abrams Books a couple of weeks ago for review. This book is like a piece of artwork with it’s eccentric design and interesting layout. The book is arranged by themes and […]

What Is Given from the Heart

What is Given From the Heart This book written by Patricia C. McKissack and illustrated by April Harrison is a wonderful book to start the new year. As a parent I am always looking for children’s literature reinforces valuable lessons. Given From the Heart helps instill important lessons about being grateful, giving and dealing with […]

Carmela Full of Wishes

Carmela Full of Wishes Are you looking for a language rich book for the holidays? Carmela Full of Wishes is a heart felt story written by Newbery Medala-winning author, Matt De La Pena and illustrated by Caldecott Honor-winning Christian Robinson. This beautifully illustrated book is about a young girl named Carmela who just celebrated her […]

Go on a Time Adventure with Time Sandwich!

Is your child fascinated with time travel and puzzles? Review Check out this book written by Matt Brennan and illustrated by Jonathon Reich titled Time Sandwich. When this book first arrived, I was interested by the idea of starting a story in the middle. It kind of reminded me of the Choose Your Own Adventure […]

Bobs and Tweets Trick or Tweet

Are you looking for a spooky Halloween book that will help target literacy and language goals? Review Bobs and Tweets Trick or Tweet by Pepper Springfield and illustrated by Kristy Caldwell is another inventive book in the Bobs and Tweets series. In TRICK OR TWEET, the Bobs and Tweets are all set for a big Bonefish […]