Entries Tagged as 'Beach'

Desert Island Disc

October 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Music

Review By KRISTIN WALD With summer quickly becoming a memory, families may want to find ways to hang on to the beachy fun of hazy days before they fade completely. Recess Monkey’s latest offering, “Desert Island Disc,” will keep kids and their parents warm and fuzzy as the colder weather arrives. With fourteen fun and […]

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Seashells by the Seashore

August 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By JANE COWLES Seashells by the Seashore by Marianne Berkes is an interactive guide to seashells which tells a delightful story about children combing the sandy shore for shells to give to Sue’s grandmother as a birthday present. The story is close to my heart for it is reminiscent of childhood summers with my […]

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All the World

February 15th, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY Liz Garton Scanlon and Marla Frazee teamed up to create All the World,a book so beautiful that it received the Caldecott Honor last year. (The Caldecott Medal went to The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney.) Capturing the magic of everyday moments, this book boasts several scenes that vegetarian and […]

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Harry by the Sea

November 12th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review by SANDI LANCASTER At first glance, I thought that Harry By The Sea would become a favorite in our house, but after reading it once with our daughter, I quietly stuck it in our basement storage, hoping that it would soon be forgotten. The story starts with Harry the dog going to the beach with his family. There’s […]

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