Reading Lists for Nine Year Olds +

Reading Lists for Nine Year Olds + I love a list. I think it’s the librarian in me. I love lists nearly as much as my long time teacher librarian friend and colleague, Kristen. Her lists...

Children’s Literature Quotes

Children's Literature Quotes You'd never believe it I know...but I adore all things children literature and I am particularly in awe of the authors, illustrators and publishers who create such amazing works. This is one of...

Holiday Reading and Writing Journals

Holiday Reading and Writing Journals Recently I found one of my old holiday journals. It is full of glued in Christmas cards, bus tickets, movie tickets, whinges and reflections on a family holiday, letters from...

Christmas Reading Tent

Christmas Reading Tent PudStar broke her arm last week following an incident with a NYC snow dome. Perfect timing…just in time for summer swimming and lots of parties involving jumping castles! Unfortunately it also happens...

Story Starters – Story Stones

Story Starters - Story Stones I am SO not a storyteller. I read books – I need a script. I admire storytellers immensely, but it’s just not me. Plus I talk too much. If I...