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Children’s Book Review: It’s So Quiet by Sherri Duskey Rinker

A mouse tries to sleep but all the noises of the outdoors keep him awake.
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Book Review: The Beginner’s Guide to Chicken Breeds by Amber Bradshaw

This is THE guide to those interested in starting to raise chickens either for eggs, meat, breeding, or even as pets.
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Children’s Book Review: Let’s Pop, Pop, Popcorn! by Cynthia Schumerth

Kids can learn the fun of growing and then finally eating popcorn!
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Book Review: Honey and Venom by Andrew Coté

HONEY AND VENOM Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper By: Andrew Coté Published: June 9, 2020 Publisher: Ballantine Books Non-fiction/Memoir I have long been interested in honey bees. I had a classmate in school whose family raised honey bees. Then that same family chose to put some hives on my parents’ farm. So, our family is…
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Children’s Book Week 2020: Lambslide by Ann Patchett

Lambslide is the silly story of a group of lambs on the farm that that they are getting a lambslide and it may take a landslide victory to get the farm to agree.
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Children’s Book Review: Rosie Stronger than Steel by Lindsay Ward

Rosie is a tractor made by women during WWII. She works hard to support the troops during the war just like the women the men left at home. An inspiring and education picture book for kids.
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Book Review and Author Interview: Good Apples By Susan Futrell

GOOD APPLES: Behind Every Bite By: Susan Futrell Published: September 1, 2017 Publisher: University of Iowa Press Non-Fiction Do you have a favorite apple? Have you ever thought of the work and care that goes into the planting, harvesting, and selling of the apples? Susan Futrell’s book takes readers through the history of the very…
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Children’s Book Review: Millie’s Farm Family Series by Cathryn Wellner

MILLIE’S FEATHERED FOSTER FAMILY By: Cathryn Wellner Published: April 8, 2016 Publisher: Espoir Press Fiction Millie, a pretty bantam chicken, is not able to lay eggs. When some of the farm chicks are left alone, Millie decides to take them in as her own. She takes care of them on the farm and shows them…
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Children’s Book Review: Brave Little Finn By John and Jennifer Churchman

BRAVE LITTLE FINN Sweet Pea & Friends By: John and Jennifer Churchman Published: October 4, 2016 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Fiction In October, I reviewed the first book by the Churchman’s titled THE SHEEPOVER. I adored this sweet story of friendship and the amazing photography on each page. To see my review,…
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Children's Book Review: Sweet Pea & Friends The SheepOver By John &Jennifer Churchman

SWEET PEA & FRIENDS:  The SheepOver By: John and Jennifer Churchman Photo Illustrations by: John Churchman Published: December 8, 2015 Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers Fiction I have always been a fan of books about sheep. We raised sheep while I was growing up and my very first pet was Lambie, a sheep…
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