Children’s books

Summer Read-to-Learn: Just Joking Science by National Geographic Kids

The newest in the Just Joking Series, find jokes related to science, animals, nature, and other silliness. Let your kid be the star around the supper table with all the jokes they will learn.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Rosa’s Song by Helena Ku Rhee

Rosa's Song will remind kids to share a bit of kindness with others even if it only lasts for a summer.
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Children’s Book Review: One Boy Watching by Grant Snider

One boy watching as he rides the bus too and from school, noticing the animals and the trees and the people along the way.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: So Much More to Helen! by Meeg Pincus

All summer I’ll be sharing books for kids of all ages on topics that will interest them or offer them a new topic to learn about. Most of the time these will be nonfiction books, but sometimes we can learn how to be better people or learn empathy from fictional stories too. So, I hope…
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Life Log by Lea Redmond

A journal perfect for tweens to log all of life's activities including books, food, moods, and favorite things.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Weird but True Know it All: Rocks & Minerals by Michael Burgan

The study of rocks and minerals includes a wide variety of land forms and topics. Kids love the Weird but True series for its amazing photos and fun facts!
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Summer Read-to-Learn: What About Science by Bertrand Fichou and Marc Beynié

The first in the upcoming What About series, answering all the science questions that kids want answers to.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Jackie and the Mona Lisa by Deborah Rovin Murphy

Jackie Kennedy was a supporter of the arts and brought her passion to the White House and then encouraged Americans to love the arts.
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Books that Came My Way in May 2022

My monthly roundup of books that came my way in May including adult fiction, historical fiction, and nonfiction as well as children's books.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Made with Love: Donuts! by Lea Redmond

Toddlers will love seeing all the donuts made with love while guessing all their favorite flavors in this cute donut-shaped board book.
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Stacie's read-in-2022 book montage

Master Your Core: A Science-Based Guide to Achieve Peak Performance and Resilience to Injury
Hidden Figures
Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living
Waiting for Tom Hanks
The Maid
The Other Black Girl
Anxious People
The Body
Great American Road Trips- National Parks: Discover insider tips, must see stops , nearby attractions  more
Apples Never Fall
Love & Saffron: A Novel of Friendship, Food, and Love
Love and Other Consolation Prizes
The Vanishing Half
How to Find Your Way Home
People We Meet on Vacation
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
Wave
Dear Evan Hansen
The Unsinkable Greta James
The Road We Took


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