Archive | March, 2013

Children Fantasy Books

22 Mar

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R.B.W. Culpeppers next children fantasy book finds Levi and his friends geared up for the upcoming Summer vacation.  Unfortunately for them, the last week of school will be the most troublesome of all.  They find themselves being chased by the notorious Bedlam brothers,   three of the biggest and meanest bullies that has ever walked the halls of Riverdale Jr. High.  To make matters worse while being chased the boys trespass on the Gravestone’s private property.  The neighborhood rumor is that the Gravestones are witches.

Themes of the season spring up in latest titles – Columbus Dispatch

21 Mar

Columbus DispatchBooks for kids | Themes of the season spring up in latest titlesColumbus DispatchThe wordless picture book by the Italian husband-and-wife team — first published in 1969 — has been reissued. In simple but bold illustrations of green, black, red and white, a caterpillar crawls from an apple and gradually transforms into a butterfly.

MSU group wants to record military parents reading books for children – Minot Daily News
03/20/2013
Minot Daily NewsMSU group wants to record military parents reading books for childrenMinot Daily NewsAudra Myerchin’s COMM 324: Community Relations” class is collecting children’s picture books through March 31 and will offer service members an opportunity to record themselves reading the books in the university’s recording studio. The students will …

Poway Gives Back: Paw-Parazzi, books for kids & Art in the Park
03/19/2013
Poway Gives Back: Paw-Parazzi, books for kids & Art in the ParkPatch.comThe children also receive a new book to take home and cherish. The program was recently expanded to include Title 1 school, Valley Elementary, with the help of former Channel 10 news anchor and Poway resident Hal Clement and former Poway Unified …

Michael Morpurgo: my favourite children’s books
03/20/2013
Telegraph.co.ukMichael Morpurgo: my favourite children’s booksTelegraph.co.ukAs a young child my attention span was, as I remember it, rather short. (Not sure I’ve changed that much!) So when it came to stories I liked them heavily illustrated or short, or both. They had to rattle along briskly and be filled with excitement and …

Vivian Higginbotham Nichols

21 Mar
Henny & Penny: A Story of Sharing and Caring.  Written by Author –  Vivian Higginbotham Nichols

Author Aileen Stewart

21 Mar

 

Fern Valley Is A Collection Of Short Stories For Children 8 to 12. Written by Author – Aileen Stewart

Tween/Teens Books

21 Mar

Author Ruth Young

18 Mar
Aunty Marmalade is a scary, mystery story for ages 8 and up.  It is about a girl who goes to stay with her eccentric Aunty and discovers family secrets which involve her and change her life forever.  Written by Ruth Young
Mrs. Poodle And Eric – There are 3 funny stories inside about a dog who meets a gorilla and they go off on 3 adventures borrowing things and causing mayhem wherever they go.  Written by Author – Ruth Young

I Love You To The Moon

18 Mar
A beautifully written book by Melissa Staehli.  “I Love You To The Moon”  Recommended for newborns – 6 years.