Entries Tagged as 'Early Readers'

You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You: Very Short Stories to Read Together

April 9th, 2016 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JENNIFER KALI My six-year-old daughter loves this book. It is a collection of short poems designed to be read by two people, each taking a turn to read one or two lines, indicated by different colored text. It is simple enough for a new reader and more fun than books we with which […]

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You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You: Very Short Fables to Read Together

December 3rd, 2013 · No Comments · Books

Review By KATRINA DONOVAN FLEMING This is the newest book in a series of fun and playful poems that children can read in pairs. The poems are arranged in three columns. Person A reads the left column, Person B reads the right, and the middle column is read together. Thus the poems read like a […]

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Penny and Her Song (and Other Books in the Series)

March 17th, 2013 · 3 Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM We are big fans of Kevin Henkes’  books – I actually remember reading Chrysanthemum as a kid when it first came out in the early 1990s. I could relate to the little mouse who loved her name until others teased her at school. So when a routine library search yielded new Henkes early […]

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Freda Stops a Bully & Happy, Healthy Ajay

July 21st, 2012 · 2 Comments · Books

Review By KRISTIN WALD Sometimes, with all the news articles and blog posts and television shows dealing with problems our kids have, we forget how to look at the issues from a child’s perspective. We forget that these “adult” problems are actually kids’ problems. This series of books from Stuart J. Murphy, called “I See I […]

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