Entries Tagged as 'Imagination'

Monsters Don’t Eat Broccoli

September 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Books

Review By DIANE VUKOVIC This book is by Barbara Jean Hicks, the same author as my 4-year old’s favorite book, The Secret Life of Walter Kitty. I love Hicks’ books because they are about encouraging children to use their imagination and see the world in new, exciting ways. In Monsters Don’t Eat Broccoli, Hicks uses […]

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The Book About Moomin, Mymble, and Little My

June 20th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM We discovered the world of the Moomins via this book when my cousin sent it from Finland as a gift for my son (now almost 1) and daughter (now almost 3).  It is her daughter’s favorite book and I can see why.  It has a Dr. Seuss-like quality in that it […]

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Eight Days: A Story of Haiti

May 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT I’ve worked hard to let my kid just be a kid by shielding him from the disturbing news of world.  This means that to a large extent, he is pretty unaware of domestic and international disasters.  I’m well aware that I can’t keep him in this little bubble for much longer, […]

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Duck on a Bike

May 10th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By HUYEN MACMICHAEL As Duck demonstrates his bicycle riding skills to each of the other animals, we hear their critical opinions of a duck riding a bike. Then an opportunity arises that gives all the other animals access to wheels as well and none can resist! Just thinking of a duck (or any other animal) on a […]

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