Entries Tagged as 'Animals'

The Truth About Hawks

January 22nd, 2020 · No Comments · Books

THE TRUTH ABOUT HAWKS by Maxwell Eaton III starts with a surprise, and it doesn’t pull any punches when it comes to how hawks get their meals, as the rabbit who begins the book learns. But the surprise to most readers will be that eagles are actually hawks. Joining them are kites, harriers, and over […]

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Over on a Mountain

February 26th, 2016 · No Comments · Books

Review By KRISTIN WALD Families and classrooms familiar with the traditional counting song “Over in the Meadow” will love trying out this creative version that can be read or sung. Author and educator Marianne Berkes has several versions on this theme, and Over on a Mountain is a beautiful and worthy addition to the collection. With […]

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Human Body Theater

October 22nd, 2015 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By KRISTIN WALD Goofy, gross, wonderfully fun, and always informative, the graphic encyclopedia of body parts and functions that Maris Wicks has created in Human Body Theater is a must-have for any family with kids interested in their bodies – and that’s pretty much all the families. Readers are led through the intense amount of […]

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Cinderella (2015)

March 15th, 2015 · No Comments · Movies

Review By HOMA WOODRUM I saw “Cinderella” with my 4-1/2 and 6-1/2-year-old yesterday and it was a non-musical slightly modern twist on the Disney cartoon of yore. I wanted to write about the movie for Vegbooks because it had some animal related themes. I’ve had friends complain the movie is not well written but I […]

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