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Joy To the World

Celebrate Christmas and Hanukkah with these classics

12.12.2010

“I can not live without books.” So says [...] read full post ->

Madeline

President’s Day Picks: Madeline at the White House

02.14.2011

In background notes to Madeline at the White [...] read full post ->

Very Hungry Caterpillar

March 21 is Very Hungry Caterpillar Day!

03.14.2011

Picture book authors are a very special [...] read full post ->

OSullivan Stew

Tales of Irish Pookas and Wee Folk on St. Patrick’s Day

03.01.2011

March 17 has always been a day of celebration [...] read full post ->

Jamie ORourke Pooka

Jamie O’Rourke and the Pooka

03.07.2011

Tomie de Paola’s favorite holiday may [...] read full post ->

Jamie O’Rourke and the Big Potato

03.10.2011

I think Big Anthony and Jamie O’Rourke must [...] read full post ->

Easter Egg

Jan Brett’s The Easter Egg

04.13.2011

Peter Cottontail, as he perennially goes [...] read full post ->

April Is National Poetry Month—It’s Time to Take It Back!

04.04.2011

Okay, so April is National Poetry Month. For [...] read full post ->

America the Beautiful

Patriotism and Memorial Day

05.17.2011

America the Beautiful, illustrated by Wendell [...] read full post ->

Betty Bunny

National Cake Day: Betty Bunny Loves Chocolate Cake!

06.01.2011

Betty Bunny Loves Chocolate Cake, by Michael [...] read full post ->

Llama Llama

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Llama Llama

05.04.2011

Llama Llama Red Pajama, written and [...] read full post ->

Chicken Sunday

A Mother’s Day classic by Patricia Polacco

05.06.2011

Chicken Sunday, written and illustrated by [...] read full post ->

Liz’s Picks Video: Summer Reading

08.05.2016

For a more in depth look at my [...] read full post ->

Follow the Line to School

Back to School Picks: Follow the Line to School

08.15.2014

Follow the Line to School by Laura Ljungkvist [...] read full post ->

Way Back Wednesday: Amos and Boris

07.20.2016

Liz reads William Steig's Amos & Boris.

Flossie

Way Back Wednesday

09.21.2011

“Flossie and the Fox” by Patricia C. [...] read full post ->

Strega Nona Harvest

Harvest time with Strega Nona

09.26.2011

Strega Nona’s Harvest by Tomie dePaola [...] read full post ->

Leaves

It’s the first day of Fall!

09.23.2011

Leaves by David Ezra Stein As memories of [...] read full post ->

Rubys Falling Leaves

Autumn leaves with Ruby

09.30.2011

Ruby’s Falling Leaves based on the [...] read full post ->

Frances

Way Back Wednesday

11.30.2016

Bread and Jam for Frances by Russell and [...] read full post ->

Llama Llama Red Pajama

Today is Read for the Record Day!

10.06.2011

Today, starting with a kick-off on the Today [...] read full post ->

fred

Way Back Wednesday Essential Classic

11.16.2016

Frederick by Leo Lionni   Honored [...] read full post ->

nightbeforetgiving

Books to Celebrate Thanksgiving With Your Children

11.18.2011

As the last Thursday of November nears, [...] read full post ->

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More Thanksgiving Books to Share with the Whole Family!

11.21.2011

My First Thanksgiving By Tomie de Paola I [...] read full post ->

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Get Ready for the Holidays!

12.02.2011

Give a Book and Share a Bond for Christmas I [...] read full post ->

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Way Back Wednesday Essential Christmas Treat

12.14.2011

Father Christmas By Raymond Briggs Raymond [...] read full post ->

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Believe!

12.05.2016

Yes Virginia: There is a Santa Claus By [...] read full post ->

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A Timeless Story, A Book of Beauty

12.15.2011

The Christmas Story From the gospels of [...] read full post ->

snowyday50th

Way Back Wednesday Classic: The Snowfall Continues for 50 Years!

01.04.2012

The Snowy Day By Ezra Jack Keats This past [...] read full post ->

Jan Brett’s The Easter Egg

04.02.2015

   

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Happy Reading and Happy Summer!

07.02.2012

Summer Send Off            Summer! [...] read full post ->

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Celebrate Peter Rabbit’s 110th Birthday with a New Book!

10.18.2012

The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit By Emma [...] read full post ->

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Way Back Wednesday Essential Classic: Celebrating 75 Years of the Caldecott

02.06.2013

Animals of the Bible By Dorothy P. Lathrop, [...] read full post ->

Sharing Is Caring!

08.07.2013

country

Way Back Wednesday Essential Classic

03.27.2013

The Country Bunny And The Little Golden Shoes [...] read full post ->

Duckling x 2

Double Ducks to Celebrate Mom on Her Day

05.10.2013

Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey [...] read full post ->

TruckStop

For the truck lovers everywhere!

05.23.2013

Truck Stop By Anne Rockwell, illustrated by [...] read full post ->

time out for sophie

Tackling the Terrible Twos

06.03.2013

Time-Out for Sophie By Rosemary Wells   [...] read full post ->

ten-orange-pumpkins

I’m Counting on These Pumpkins!

11.01.2013

Ten Orange Pumpkins: A Counting Book By [...] read full post ->

bully goat

Don’t think twice–play nice!

11.14.2013

Llama Llama and the Bully Goat By Anna [...] read full post ->

thanksgivukkah

Celebrate Thanksgiving and Hanukkah Together!

11.18.2013

“Thanksgivukkah?”     I read an [...] read full post ->

Sophie

A Squash is a Kid’s Best Friend

11.20.2013

Sophie’s Squash By Pat Zietlow and Anne [...] read full post ->

five-silly-turkeys

Counting on Thanksgiving!

11.22.2013

Five Silly Turkeys By Salina Yoon   Kids [...] read full post ->

driedel

Hanukkah Is Around the Corner!

11.25.2013

This is the Dreidel By Abby Levine; [...] read full post ->

babar

Way Back Wednesday: We Love BABAR!

12.04.2013

The Story of Babar the Little Elephant By [...] read full post ->

Jake and the Kids

Guest Blog Post from a Dad and a Bookstore Owner!

12.06.2013

Begin Reading with Your Child Today by Jake [...] read full post ->

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Memories Are the True Gift of the Season

12.16.2013

Create a Holiday Picture Book Time Capsule [...] read full post ->

friendly-beasts

Way Back Wednesday Holiday Classic

12.18.2013

The Friendly Beasts An Old English Christmas [...] read full post ->

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Celebrate Poetry Month in April!

03.31.2014

Little Poems for Tiny Ears Poems by Lin [...] read full post ->

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Batter Up…Baseball Is Here!

04.04.2014

Knuckleball Ned By R. A. Dickey with Michael [...] read full post ->

maple

Celebrate Earth Day Next Week with MAPLE!

04.14.2014

Maple By Lori Nichols   Recently I was [...] read full post ->

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Meet Llama Llama’s Best Friend Nelly Gnu!

04.28.2014

Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too By Anna Dewdney [...] read full post ->

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A Whale of a Parenting Tale

05.05.2014

Following Papa’s Song By Gianna Marino [...] read full post ->

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The age-old question: Where do babies come from?

06.02.2014

The Baby Tree By Sophie Blackall   The [...] read full post ->

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Happy Father’s Day from the Snuggery!

06.09.2014

How to Cheer Up Dad By Fred Koehler   [...] read full post ->

R-is-for-Robot

Back to School and ABCs

09.04.2014

R is for Robots : A Noisy Alphabet By Adam F. [...] read full post ->

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A Dream of a Better Life

11.06.2014

Jack by Tomie de Paola   Jack is on a [...] read full post ->

book-scaryscaryhalloween

Way Back Wednesday Halloween Edition!

10.29.2014

Scary, Scary Halloween By Eve Bunting; [...] read full post ->

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Celebrate Thanksgiving with a Picture Book And Not a Pocketbook

11.23.2016

Thanksgiving Is a Time of Giving Thanks [...] read full post ->

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A Peek into a Christmas Tree Farm

01.05.2015

Christmas Tree Farm By Ann Purmell; [...] read full post ->

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Way Back Wednesday Essential Classic

01.14.2015

When Everybody Wore a Hat By William Steig   [...] read full post ->

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Happy Valentine’s Day from Llama Llama!

02.14.2015

Llama Llama I Love You By Anna Dewdney   [...] read full post ->

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Celebrating the Calling and Commitment that Is Motherhood

05.07.2015

Bunny Roo, I Love You By Melissa Marr, [...] read full post ->

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A Gift for Mom

05.08.2015

Once Upon A Cloud By Claire Keane   What to [...] read full post ->

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Meet Smick!

06.08.2015

Smick By Doreen Cronin; illustrated by Juana [...] read full post ->

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Way Back Wednesday Essential Classic

07.01.2015

Little Red Riding Hood retold and illustrated [...] read full post ->

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A Calming and Reassuring Read-Aloud

10.08.2015

Day is Done Peter Yarrow; illustrated by [...] read full post ->

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A Reassuring Story from Anna Dewdney

10.12.2015

Llama Llama Gram and Grandpa By Anna Dewdney [...] read full post ->

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Way Back Wednesday Essential Classic

10.14.2015

A Woggle of Witches By Adrienne Adams [...] read full post ->

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Go on a Pumpkin Hunt Today!

10.22.2015

Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie from the National [...] read full post ->

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Way Back Wednesday Essential Classic

10.28.2015

April’s Kitten By Clare Turlay Newberry [...] read full post ->

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Christmas Counting Fun!

12.14.2015

The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s Christmas 1 2 [...] read full post ->

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A Hanukkah Holiday that Celebrates Family

12.07.2015

The Night Before Hanukkah By Natasha Wing; [...] read full post ->

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An Interfaith Look at the Holidays

12.08.2015

Dear Santa, Love, Rachel Rosenstein By [...] read full post ->

little tree

A Tale of Two Trees

02.01.2016

Little Tree By Loren Long     Loren [...] read full post ->

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Our Colorful World

02.22.2016

Colors for Zena By Monica Wellington   [...] read full post ->

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Nature Lovers Rejoice!

03.03.2016

Curious Critters By David FitzSimmons   [...] read full post ->

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Major Praise for this Easter Title

03.22.2016

Easter By Jan Pienkowski     This [...] read full post ->

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Another Fantastic Night Before…

03.24.2016

The Night Before Easter By Natasha Wing; [...] read full post ->

Areyoumymother

Happy Mother’s Day!

05.06.2016

Are You My Mother? By P.D. Eastman   [...] read full post ->

CarrotSeed

Way Back Wednesday Essential Classic

05.18.2016

The Carrot Seed Story by Ruth Krauss; [...] read full post ->

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A Classic Reborn!

05.31.2016

Bunny Hopwell’s First Spring Story by Jean [...] read full post ->

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A Mix of Illustration and Photography!

07.07.2016

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo [...] read full post ->

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Summer’s Out, School’s In!

08.30.2016

Mary and Her Little Lamb; The True Story of [...] read full post ->

abc

“It’s Halloween Night. The moon is out. The pumpkins are aglow.”

10.31.2016

Halloween ABC by Sarah Albee; illustrations [...] read full post ->

gingerbread

Go on a Gratitude Mission with Gingerbread Man!

12.06.2016

The Gingerbread Man Loose at Christmas By [...] read full post ->

small-miracle

Holiday Read-Aloud: A Small Miracle

12.12.2016

Holiday Read-Aloud: A Small Miracle

northpole

There’s an Undercover Operation at the North Pole!

12.16.2016

North Pole Ninjas, Mission: Christmas by [...] read full post ->

annie-wild-animals

Holiday Read-Aloud: Annie and the Wild Animals by Jan Brett

12.19.2016

Holiday Read-Aloud: Annie and the Wild Animals

christmasbarn

Essential Classic Nativity Picture Book

12.25.2016

Christmas in the Barn By Margaret Wise Brown; [...] read full post ->