Children’s books

Middle-Grade Book Review: Haven Jacobs Saves the Planet by Barbara Dee

Seventh grader Haven Jacobs is passionate about climate change but lets her fear about the state of our planet get in the way of her regular life. Find out what happens when her fears are realized in her own community.
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Children’s Book Review: What a Shell Can Tell by Helen Scales

Learn all about the various shells you might find on the beach including the age, how they protected themselves, and what kind of animal used them as their home.
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Children’s Book Review: So Many Kisses! by Alexandra Garibal

Try out all kinds of kisses with your toddler including a nose-to-nose or a check-to-cheek or maybe a big sloppy one!
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Children’s Book Review: Like by Annie Barrows

How are we alike and how are we different? Annie Barrows take silly comparisons and helps us realize even in our differences, we are still similar.
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Children’s Book Review: Bug on the Rug by Sophia Gholz

Pug doesn't like the idea of sharing his rug with Bug. He does everything he can to get Bug to leave until he finds out the real reason he is there.
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Children’s Book Review: Little Kids First Big Book of Baby Animals by Maya Myers

Little Kids First Big Book of Baby Animals is new to the Little Kids series of books sharing over 40 baby animals from all over the world.
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Middle-Grade Book Review: Pippa Park Crush at First Sight by Erin Yun

Pippa Park is a Korean American middle-schooler who just wants to fit in. She has a crush on 2 boys and has just agreed to host the Royal's Christmas party. How can she pull it off with no money and nowhere to host it?
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Children’s Book Review: Big, Bigger, Biggest by Xavier Deneux

In Big Bigger Biggest, kids will learn about animals size, what they eat, and which animal is the biggest on Earth.
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Children’s Book Review: Big Bear and Little Fish by Sandra Nickel

An unlikely friendship between Big Bear and Little Fish helps all of us realize our differences aren't so big after all.
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TouchWords: Color Cards from Chronicle Kids

TouchWords Color Cards are heavy duty flash cards that teach colors and vocabulary while also offering a sensory experience.
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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
Dear Evan Hansen
The Unsinkable Greta James
The Road We Took

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