“Bear Wants More”

“Bear Wants More” by Karma Wilson Karma Wilson is one of those children’s book writers who’s wonderfully dependable. You know you can’t go wrong with a Karma Wilson book. “Bear Wants More” is no exception. This book is perfect for this time of year, when hibernating animals are just starting to re-enter the over-ground world. […]

Once Upon a Monday: “Where’s Mary’s Hat?”

“Where’s Mary’s Hat?” by Stephane Barroux Simple, simple, simple – that’s what I’m looking for in a picture book for young children at the  beginning of the school year. I want a book with the bare minimum of plot to follow: bright, bold illustrations; and plenty of silliness. Easy to  understand and easy to enjoy. […]

Once Upon a Monday: Huff & Puff by Claudia Rueda

Young children LOVE this book! This silly version of “The Three Little Pigs” has a lot of huffing and puffing for children to join in with, a familiar chant, and a super-silly surprise ending that children, adults, pigs, and wolves can all appreciate!