Review: Wild Boy by Mary Losure

   Title: Wild BoyAuthor: Mary LosurePublisher: Candlewick Released:March 26, 2013 Source:I received a copy of this book from the publisher after winning a giveaway…

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Review: The Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White

   Title: The Trumpet of the SwanAuthor: E.B. WhitePublisher: HarperCollins Released:originally published in 1948 Source:I purchased this book. Find it on:     Louis the trumpeter…

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Review: The Legend of Old Befana by Tomie dePaola

Today is Epiphany! Last night La Befana came to our house and brought C some sweet treats. Since I’m busy reading for Bout of…

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Children’s Poetry: Over the River and Through the Wood

   Title: Over the River and Through the WoodEditors: Karen L. Kilcup and Angela SorbyPublisher: Johns Hopkins University Press Expected Release:January 5, 2014 Source:I…

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Classic Children’s Literature Event

Amanda at Simpler Pastimes is hosting this Classic Children’s Literature Event. It’s simple: During the month of January, read as many children’s classics as…

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Small Fry Saturday: Itsy Bitsy Christmas

Small Fry Saturday is a meme inspired by The Well-Read Redhead, showcasing books our children enjoy. Advent begins tomorrow, so this week’s pick is:…

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A Happy Kid Lit Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving to my American readers! I thought I’d quickly share the Thanksgiving books my 4-year-old and I have been/are reading this week: 1,…

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Small Fry Saturday: The Giant Cabbage: An Alaska Folktale

Small Fry Saturday is a meme inspired by The Well-Read Redhead, showcasing books our children enjoy. This week’s pick is: Title: The Giant Cabbage:…

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Small Fry Saturday: Sometimes Just One Is Just Right

Small Fry Saturday is a meme inspired by The Well-Read Redhead, showcasing books our children enjoy. This week’s pick is: Title: Sometimes Just One…

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Kidlit Review: I Came From the Water by Vanita Oelschlager

Title: I Came From the WaterAuthor: Vanita OelschlagerIllustrator: Mike BlancPublisher: Vanita BooksReleased: September 2012Source: publisher (Edelweiss) Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Goodreads Synopsis…

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