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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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Wild Beautiful Places: Picture-Perfect Journeys Around the Globe from National Geographic

This post contains an affiliate link. When I spotted Wild Beautiful Places at the library, I had to get it.  Anything by National Geographic is almost certain to be stunning! Premise: Readers get to see some of the natural beauty … Continue reading

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Children of China by Alethea Gold

I found this visually stunning book the last time we made a library trip.  Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to find any for sale.  If you really want to admire it, you may have to find a library that carries it … Continue reading

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4 Favorite Children’s Books #1

This post contains affiliate links. I’m starting a new series of posts which feature our favorite children’s picture books.  They usually aren’t long or complex enough to warrant an entire blog post, but if I give you a batch of … Continue reading

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The Berenstain Bears’ Trouble with Pets by Stan & Jan Berenstain

This post contains an affiliate link. The Berenstain Bears’ Trouble with Pets is a funny book about the realities of owning a dog.  The cubs ask Mama and Papa if they can get a pet, like other cubs have.  Farmer … Continue reading

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Bears on Wheels by Stan & Jan Berenstain

This post contains an affiliate link. Bears on Wheels is great book for little kids who are just learning to count.  The text is very short and repetitive.  Each page is simply a counting of how many bears are on … Continue reading

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Yoda in Action by Heather Scott

This post contains an affiliate link. Slime wanted to post this book because he really enjoyed it.  Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Yoda in Action! is best for kids who are learning to read alone.  The length is somewhere between … Continue reading

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The New Baby by Mercer Mayer

This post contains an affiliate link. The New Baby is another book that I enjoyed as a kid.  In fact, this is the very copy that I read back then, with my name printed inside the front cover.  I loved, loved, … Continue reading

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Harry the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion

This post contains an affiliate link. I’m curious to know who else grew up reading Harry the Dirty Dog.  I enjoyed it when I was little and now my kids love it, too.  This is a really cute story about … Continue reading

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The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson

This post contains an affiliate link. We received The Gruffalo from a family member several years ago as a gift.  It’s a cute story about a mouse and a monster-type animal called a Gruffalo.  The mouse is walking through the … Continue reading

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Ten in the Bed by Penny Dale

This post contains an affiliate link.  Ten in the Bed is a very cute sing-song story for younger kids.  It’s about a little boy who goes to bed and keeps kicking his stuffed animals out when he rolls over and … Continue reading

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The Missing Piece by Shel Silverstein

This post contains an affiliate link. The Missing Piece is about a circle with a piece missing who goes in search of it.  He sings a song while he is rolling along.  He goes up hills and down hills, into holes … Continue reading

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Goodbye House by Frank Asch

This post contains an affiliate link. Goodbye House is a simple book about moving to a new house. Baby Bear and his family have just finished packing the moving van, when he decides to go back into the house because he thinks that he forgot something.  … Continue reading

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How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? by Jane Yolen & Mark Teague

This post contains an affiliate link. How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? is a book about the different ways that dinosaurs say good night.  Some of them are good and some of the dinosaurs are rude.  The book teaches kids … Continue reading

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