It’s A Little Book by Lane Smith Picture Book Review

I don’t usually review board books, but this one is really cute! It’s A Little Book has really captured Stella’s attention, and she is the star at this week’s video review.

Picture Book Review: It's a Little Book by Lane Smith

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Book Review of Word After Word After Word by Patricia MacLachlan

Book Review of Word After Word by Patricia MacLachlan

My friends, David and Gracie, recommended Word After Word After Word to me. It was written by Patricia MacLachlan who also wrote the Sarah, Plain and Tall books (among many others). I really enjoyed this book, but it wasn’t one of Liam’s favorites. I think I would have enjoyed it at his age (11) mainly because I was an aspiring writer and had lots of thoughts and emotions that I felt I needed to express. You can click the link below to see what Liam has to say about Word After Word After Word.

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18 Great Classic Books to Read to Your Kids

18 Classic Books to Read to Children

As you know, I am a huge fan of reading to my kids, even after they can read on their own. It’s a fun way to spend time together and it gives me the opportunity to immediately talk about issues that come up in the stories we read. Today, I thought I would share with you some of the classic books that I think make great read-alouds. There are links to my in-depth reviews on each book, and an Amazon link, in case you want to pick up a copy of your own. I hope this inspires some cozy times and creates great memories with you and your kids as you introduce them to some great classics!

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Liam Recommends: Camping and Survival Books

Camping & Survival Books for Kids from What My Kids Read

Eleven-year-old Liam is here today with his favorite books on survival and camping.

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Fair is Fair by Sonny Varela Picture Book Review

Fair is Fair by Sonny Varela Picture Book Review This book was written by a friend of our family, Sonny Varela. I bought this book on my own, and all of the opinions I will share are totally my own. Sonny doesn’t even know that I am reviewing this book. We just got our copy at the end of last week, and all of the kids have enjoyed it.

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