Entries Tagged as 'Animal Welfare'

ASPCA: The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

November 11th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT ASPCA: The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is part of Reading Power’s Helping Organizations series.  It is a great little book, providing very comprehensive information on the history of America’s oldest humane organization.  While many adults may be familiar with founder Henry Bergh and his legacy, not all of […]

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Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine, and a Miracle

October 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT Several years ago, Nubs was living in a remote border fort in Western Iraq when he developed a relationship with members of a U.S. Border Transition Team stationed there — in particular, Major Brian Dennis.  Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine and a Miracle chronicles the story of what […]

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Hey, Little Ant

September 8th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN Hey, Little Ant, written by father-daughter duo Hannah (then nine-years-old) and Phillip Hoose, is by far my favorite children’s book. Honestly! It has everything you could possibly wish for – inviting artwork, relatable scenarios, quick, upbeat writing, and a prompting message that leaves the reader with an ethical quagmire. Kid […]

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