'The Cat In The Hat' is one of the best known of all the Seuss creations, and I suspect there are few North American children who have not at least heard of Jim Carrey's mega-hit movie, 'The Grinch'. books by Dr. Seuss; favorite children's books by Dr. Seuss
This traditional telling of the classic gingerbread man fairy tale is a great place to start a themed unit for story time or preschool.
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...
A list of some great books for pre-teens. Books for ages 9-12, focused more on the upper range of the age group.
Picture books with short stories hold great appeal for kids. The fox and the crow fable is a popular such tale—here you can read it with pictures.
Looking for a Christmas gift for your baby or toddler? Why not buy them a book? Here I review five children's books that are fun, educational and guaranteed to please your child.
A selection of storybooks featuring various animals, and intended for young children. Many are anthropomorphic, meaning the animals are portrayed acting as humans would.
The Little Red Hen Makes a Pizza by Philemon Sturges and Amy Walrod is a modernized retelling of the classic Little Red Hen folktale. This children's picture book takes Little Red Hen off the farm and into the city with some zany, beatnik buddies.
Joan Walsh Anglund biography discusses how this American author's books, dolls, and illustrations are timeless lessons of love and friendship.
Tyrannosaurus Drip is another great book from the amazing Julia Donaldson, joined by illustrator David Roberts. In this hub I will suggest some activities to accompany the book.