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New and Upcoming Children’s Books from Chronicle Kids

Sharing new and upcoming children's books from Chronicle Kids and Twirl including board books, picture books, and chapter books.
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Quick Lit: Mini-Reviews of My Recent Reads – August 2021 Edition

A roundup of books I've read for my own enjoyment over the last month with mini book reviews.
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Children’s Book Review: Doggy Defenders Series – Summer Read-to-Learn

The Doggy Defender Series written for young readers features hardworking dogs working every day to save lives or bring joy to others.
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Book Review: Great American Road Trips – Scenic Drives

Great American Road Trips and Scenic Drives featured throughout the United States including must-see stops and amazing photography.
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Books that Came My Way in July 2021

My monthly roundup of books added to my shelves in July including fiction, nonfiction, historical fiction, thrillers, and children's books.
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Children’s Book Review: Top Secret by Crispin Boyer and Suzanne Zimbler – Summer Read-to-Learn

If you have a child who is into all things spy-related, this jam-packed book is perfect for giving them all the background and history along with new technology to become the best spy they can be.
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Children’s Book Review: National Geographic Kids Go Wild! Books – Summer Read-to-Learn

National Geographic Kids' Go Wild series helps even the youngest readers learn about animals in the wild like Pandas and Sea Turtles in a storytelling format.
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Children’s Book Review: Weird but True! Ocean – Summer Read-to-Learn

The popular Weird but True series has a new edition on everything you need to know about oceans, fish, wildlife, and scientists that explore it.
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Children’s Book Review: Little Kids First Big Book of Rocks, Minerals, and Shells – Summer Read-to-Learn

Little kids love rocks and this book introduces various kids of rocks and minerals as well as shells to kids.
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Children’s Book Review: National Geographic Kids Almanac 2022 – Summer Read-to-Learn

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2022 offers kids plenty of opportunities to learn including the good things that came out of the pandemic, animals, science, technology, and more.
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Stacie's read-in-2021 book montage

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