The Tale of Kerby Maxwell and the Magic Chemistry Set Scott Corbett's Trick Series For years I tried to remember where I heard the words "temper mental." I'd used it against so many irritable people. "He's just 'temper mental,'" I would think,...
Here is the basic formula I use for our library's story hour. I use books, music, movement, and transitions to create the sense of routine that young children crave.
Yes you can, even if you don't draw! Steps to publish for Kindle, Nook, iPad; how to submit manuscripts of children's books to traditional publishers; positives and negatives of various formats. FUN
Chapter book suggestions for elementary age girls. These chapter books series often include dozens of books that are appropriate for young girls.
A review of Michael Morpurgo's children's book 'Kesuke's Kingdom'. One of the best children's books around, often used as a transition text in schools.
Author's Note: A word about mia noi or minor wives For married men to have minor wives is a common practice in both Thai and Lao societies. A minor wife is a mistress in which a married man will have in addition to his major wife, who watches over...
Here is an illustrated short story "The Clever Rabbit and the Foolish Lion." Short stories with pictures and morals to discuss are popular with young children and their parents.
I'd Choose You by John Trent, PhD. (Word Publishing, 1994) is a book every parent needs to have for their home library. Its message of love and unconditional acceptance of children is an encouraging reminder to parents and an enjoyable lap-read for children.
Fablehaven is a mystical land where magical creatures are kept safe. Kendra and Seth Sorenson discover it and much more than they ever dreamed possible when visiting their grandparents.
Joan Walsh Anglund biography discusses how this American author's books, dolls, and illustrations are timeless lessons of love and friendship.