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Icy the Iceberg

by Anita Lock

"Icy the Iceberg" is an appealing tale for young, inquisitive minds. One snowflake makes a transformational journey in Larry Friend’s "Icy the Iceberg". The story of Icy begins near Vancouver, Canada, where he becomes a snowflake. He... Read More

Book Review

Bobby and Boo

by Rebecca Monterusso

"Bobby and Boo" is straightforward, educational, and fun, with engaging characters who learn to count in Chinese alongside their audience. In Kathy de Bruin’s Bobby and Boo Learn to Count in Chinese Too, a boy and his cat go about... Read More

Book Review

Animal Surprises

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Grab your paper, pens, and pencils as lions, giraffes, elephants, ladybirds, and tree frogs take shape in a step-by-step how-to-draw guide for children. Clever details emerge, and thorough instructions ensure that even sketching novices... Read More

Book Review

The King of Bees

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Fascinated with the bees buzzing about Aunt Lilla’s hive boxes, Henry raptly follows her around as she checks the frames and honey, speaking softly from under her giant netted hat. Stunning landscapes of South Carolina’s Lowcountry... Read More

Book Review

Made For Me

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

An engaging testament to the joys of new parenthood, the journey from the day baby arrives through the formative first year into toddlerhood is related in sweet rhymes with lots of love and emotion. In refreshing perspective,... Read More

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