I Am Pusheen the Cat

I Am Pusheen the Cat By: Claire Belton There is no doubt you have come across Pusheen at some point, whether it is the local comics bookstore, or as a meme on Facebook and Tumblr. Pusheen is the delightfully plump gray cat with a naughty streak. This book is a collection of stories and comics […]

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Alpha, Bravo, Charlie

Alpha, Bravo, Charlie: The Complete Book of Nautical Codes By Sara Gillingham Have you ever wondered what all those colorful flags on ships are for?  Well it turns out, as I learned from this maritime book, each flag not only has a meaning but a letter associated with it. For each of the twenty-six alphabet […]

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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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Sea Bones

Sea Bones By Bob Barner As a child who loved all things ocean-related and a grown-up fan of Bob Barner, I couldn’t pass up the chance to review such a great book! The illustrations are everything you’d expect from a Barner book; bright, colorful and engaging.  Spanning two pages each, they are crafted by collage […]

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Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea

Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea By Robert Burleigh Illustrated by Raul Colon Illustrated biographies are a great way to introduce your child to important historical figures without reading straight from a textbook. Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea is written in first person about the determined scientist Marie Tharp. Growing up the daughter of a […]

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