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: 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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Children’s Book Review: Fox & Chick: Up and Down by Sergio Ruzzier

Fox and Chick Up and Down is a collection of 3 stories about the friendship between Fox and Chick.
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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 Reviews: A Really Bird Stories by Harriet Ziefert

The Really Bird Story series offers life lessons for kids with discussion questions at the end to talk about.
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Children’s Book Review: The Friendship Surprise by Giorgia Volpe

Spring means that Little Red's friend, Hazel will be waking up from her long winter's nap. But he is afraid to tell her he made a new friend while she was hibernating.
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Children’s Book Review: This is (Not) Enough by Anna Kang

Two friends want to gift each other the best gift possible, but they just can't decide what that gift might be. Nothing seems to be enough.
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Children’s Book Review: The Book of Hugs by Tim Harris

The Book of Hugs reminds us that hugs are all about sharing love, but there are a few lessons to learn about giving hugs.
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Book Review: Love & Saffron by Kim Fay

Love & Saffron is a quick read that draws you into the lives of two very different women through their correspondence over the course of 2 1/2 years.
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Children’s Book Review: Be My Neighbor? by Suzy Ultman

New friends visit all their new neighbors to collect ingredients to make cookies in this fun interactive 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
Dear Evan Hansen
The Unsinkable Greta James
The Road We Took

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