Children’s books

Children’s Book Review: Purring, Rolling, Stretching by Chihiro Ishizu

A day in the life of a cat written in a board book format especially for toddlers.
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Children’s Book Review: Who Made This Mess? by Laura Gehl

Farmer wakes to a loud noise, but finds a different culprit than who he expected which leads to all kinds of messes around the farm.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Wilds of the United States by Alexander Vidal

Wild of the United States explores the diverse creatures that inhabit and/or migrate to throughout the ten various regions in the US.
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GIVEAWAY – National Geographic Kids Almanac 2024

Enter to win the National Geographic Kids Almanac 2024 by August 11, 2023.
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Middle-Grade Book Review: Food Fight by Linda B. Davis

Ben has to navigate middle school while also trying to manage his unique eating habits without bringing too much attention to himself.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: How to Speak Animal by Aubre Andrus & Dr. Gabby Wild, DVM

Animals like humans communicate through their various senses. But, unlike humans they can't talk. So we have to learn how to speak animal to know their needs.
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Children’s Book Review: It’ll Be Irie by Donn Swaby

Raymond hopes it'll be irie when he and his family move to Queens, NY from Jamaica.
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Children’s Book Review: Bon Voyage! by Ingela P Arrhenius

Prepare your toddler for your next Bon Voyage! adventure with this board book.
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Books that Came My Way in June 2023

All the books added to my shelves in June including adult and children's books.
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Summer Read-to-Learn: Spaghetti by Lotta Nieminen

Make spaghetti with your kids first in the interactive board book and then in your kitchen!
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Stacie's bookshelf: read-in-2023

The Lazy Genius Kitchen: Have What You Need, Use What You Have, and Enjoy It Like Never Before
Your Table Is Ready: Tales of a New York City Maître D'
The Royal Governess: A Novel of Queen Elizabeth II's Childhood
Food Fight
This Time Tomorrow
To Bless the Space Between Us: A Book of Blessings
Kiss Me in the Coral Lounge: Intimate Confessions from a Happy Marriage
Save What's Left
Remarkably Bright Creatures
The Galveston Diet: The Doctor-Developed, Patient-Proven Plan to Burn Fat and Tame Your Hormonal Symptoms
Golden Hills
The Girl with the Louding Voice
The Favor
Small Things Like These
This Is How I Lied
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
Audrey L and Audrey W: Best Friends-ish: Book 1
Audrey L and Audrey W: True Creative Talents: Book 2
Chasing Giants: In Search of the World's Largest Freshwater Fish
The Puzzler: One Man's Quest to Solve the Most Baffling Puzzles Ever, from Crosswords to Jigsaws to the Meaning of Life
In Conclusion, Don't Worry About It
It Is Well With My Soul: My Story
Have I Told You This Already?: Stories I Don’t Want to Forget to Remember
Book Lovers
A Girl Called Samson
Finn and the Feline Frenemy
The Levee
The Golden Spoon
Only the Beautiful
Live Wire: Long-Winded Short Stories
The Sisters Sweet
Fish in a Tree
This Tender Land
Intermittent Fasting Transformation: The 45-Day Program for Women to Lose Stubborn Weight, Improve Hormonal Health, and Slow Aging
The Mostly True Story of Tanner and Louise
Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice from Dear Sugar
Ben Y and the Ghost in the Machine
The Great Gilly Hopkins
BenBee and the Teacher Griefer
We Should Not Be Friends: The Story of a Friendship
Blue Highways: A Journey into America
Beyond the Point
The Family
The Bookstore Sisters
And Finally: Matters of Life and Death
The Cactus
Black Cake
Ban This Book
I'm Glad My Mom Died
These Precious Days: Essays
Evidence of the Affair
The Night Travelers
Out of the Corner
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
One Day in December