They All Saw a Cat

They All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel It’s all about perception in this picture book about a cat who “walked through the world, with its whiskers, ears and paws…” The cat is seen by a child, a fish, a dog and more.  Each creature views the cat through different eyes, whether it be blurry, […]

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1,000 Books!

Plano Public Library is joining with 1000 Books Before Kindergarten to encourage parents and caregivers to read aloud to newborns, infants and/or toddlers.  Reading regularly to your preschooler helps prepare them for success in kindergarten. The early literacy goal:  Read 1,000 books before your child starts kindergarten!  (If you read just one book a night, you will […]

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All About Art!

If you’re familiar with Herve Tullet’s  books, you’ll know he’s all about free expression and interactivity in art.  Art Workshops for Children applies that philosophy to group art projects and provides lots of ideas based on Tullet’s own art sessions, done around the world and in live art sessions.  According to Tullet, “art is a […]

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Cecil’s Pride

When Cecil the lion was killed in 2015, the news made international headlines.  In Cecil’s Pride: The True Story of a Lion King, young readers learn more about Cecil and his extraordinary life before his death. When Cecil was challenged by another male lion, and forced to abandon his territory, Cecil unexpectedly paired up with another male lion. […]

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