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4 Favorite Children’s Books #3

This post contains affiliate links. Four more fun children’s books that we really enjoyed! One Cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo This is a really cute story about a boy who brings home a penguin from the zoo as his new … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

This post contains an affiliate link. Title: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling Premise: In Harry’s third year at Hogwarts all heck breaks loose!  Notorious criminal Sirius Black has broken out of Azkaban prison and is … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling

This post contains an affiliate link. Title: Harry Potter and The Chamber Of Secrets by J.K. Rowling Premise: Harry Potter is back for his second year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry!  Don’t get too comfortable, though–danger lurks yet … Continue reading

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Wild Eats and Adorable Treats: 40 Animal-Inspired Meals and Snacks for Kids by Jill Mills

This post contains an affiliate link. I love the cover of this cookbook!  Doesn’t it look so fun?  Wild Eats and Adorable Treats is a rare child-friendly cookbook which features HEALTHY recipes. Premise: Instructions to make 40 animal-themed recipes.  Categories … Continue reading

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McBroom Tells a Lie by Sid Fleischman

This post contains an affiliate link. I picked up McBroom Tells a Lie at the same time as The Dream Stealer.  Notice a pattern here with the same author.  My husband read this one aloud to the kids at bedtime. … Continue reading

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The Death of Bees: A Novel by Lisa O’Donnell

This post contains an affiliate link. The Death of Bees is my next review from my Rainbow Cover Reading Challenge.  The cover makes it look kind of nice with the pretty blues and purples, but let me tell you–this is … Continue reading

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Friends & Family Top Picks – Reading Challenge

This post contains affiliate links. I was trying to think of some fun, quirky posts to write for my blog when the idea of setting reading challenges for myself sprang to mind.  I have several reading challenge ideas, but decided … Continue reading

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The Seeker: The Dark is Rising – Movie 2007

This post contains an affiliate link. Since I just finished reading The Dark is Rising, it seemed fitting to watch The Seeker.  The Seeker is supposed to follow the story from The Dark is Rising novel, not the entire book … Continue reading

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Sideways Stories from Wayside School & Wayside School Is Falling Down by Louis Sachar

This post contains an affiliate link. Hermit the Crab (Daddy) likes to read to the kids at night.  They snuggle up on the couch and he can usually get a couple of chapters in before bedtime.  Their two most recent … Continue reading

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Greetings!

I’d like to extend a big ‘hello’ from the Book Buffoons!  We’re an off-the-wall family who enjoys reading to an almost freakish degree.  This blog is a venture that will involve the entire family.  We have some ideas to get … Continue reading

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