The House Before Falling into the Sea Review

The House Before Falling into the Sea Review

This beautiful watercolor book tells a child’s first-person story of a moving, simple story about a complex and moving issue. Nowadays, it seems like helping and housing refugees and other immigrants has become a major controversy in every nation. But ours are...
Lost Stick Book Review

Lost Stick Book Review

My kids and I all love this charming book! In it, a little dog travels around the world looking for his favorite human’s “favorite” stick. The text is a delight to read, yet the illustrations are wondrous. I love the circular composition throughout,...
Lola and the Troll Book Review

Lola and the Troll Book Review

Lola and the Troll is a darling illustrated children’s book about bravery, self-acceptance, how to deal with harsh criticism (and not), why bullies are cruel, and how to successfully deal with bullies. There is also a bit about how adults can help children with...
Something, Someday Review

Something, Someday Review

Amanda Gorman’s new book, National Youth Poet Laureate of the United States, wrote this inspiring and well-illustrated book about how, in the face of adversity and problems that seem too big for us to fix, we can still find “Something that worked....
I Am a Masterpiece!

I Am a Masterpiece!

This charming and heartwarming book explains the daily life and interactions that the author, an actress who has Down’s syndrome, often experiences, as well as her enlightening affirmations and insightful beliefs about herself and others. As she notes about her...
Just One More Sleep

Just One More Sleep

This delightful book is based on the excitement a young child feels when they’ll just sleep one more time, tonight, and tomorrow will be the big day they’ve been waiting for. It goes through a wide range of holidays, from a variety of traditions, with each...