Weekend Links: A Bevvy of Wonderful Booklists for Kids

wetlands booklist

It’s time for Weekend Links! This is my chance to share the best-of-the-best in regards to bookish fun and resources that I have encountered over the course of the week. Enjoy! OVER IN THE WETLANDS booklist from Read Alikes Top Indian Picture Books for Children from Artsy Craftsy Mom 3 Amazing Wordless Diversity Picture Books […]

Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series: The Mysterious Benedict Society Mystery Activity

This week we’ve been adventuring in Wildwood, the wonderful book series by Colin Meloy and wonderfully illustrated by his wife Carson Ellis. Carson has also illustrated The Mysterious Benedict Society series as well as a couple Lemony Snickett books and many many more. She is such a great talent!!! Don’t forget to check out our […]

Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series: The Wildwood Chronicles 3-Book Giveaway

Under Wildwood

Today dear reading friends I present to you an invitation to venture into the world of The Wildwood. Are you brave enough? Are you adventuresome enough? Are you ready to leap into a world that could be in your very own neighborhood? Today we are offering The Wildwood Chronicles 3-Book Giveaway for you to find […]

The Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series: The Wildwood

the bookjumper summer reading series

Welcome to our 6th week of the Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series. I can’t believe we’ve been reading and adventuring together for 6 whole weeks!! If you are just tuning in you can find some great book review and activities here and here. Today both intern Hannah and I have things to say about this week’s […]

Weekend Links: Celebrating Our Wonderful Earth with Booklists (and a Giveaway!)

Love the Earth booklist

Welcome to Weekend Links! This is my chance to share the best-of-the-best thanks to my online travels of the course of the week. This week has been filled with wonderful booklists and activities surrounding loving and celebrating our Earth and all that inhabit it. Here are some of my top picks this week. This week […]

The BookJumper Summer Reading Series: Mama Miti

Welcome to WEEK 5 of my Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series! This is my way of inspiring parents who are looking for creative ways to keep their kids reading this summer. All of our protagonists are girls or women and most of our showcased authors are women as well. I will be offering up a combination […]

A Love the Earth Booklist: Preserve,Restore, Reuse {Giveaway}

One plastic bag

Welcome to the next installment of my Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series! This is my way of inspiring parents who are looking for creative ways to keep their kids reading this summer. All of our protagonists are girls or women and most of our showcased authors are women as well. I will be offering up a […]

Book-Jumper Summer Reading Series: One Plastic Bag by Elizabeth Zunon

Gambia

Today we begin our 5th week of our Book-jumper Summer Reading Series and today, we delve into the world of plastic bags. Plastic bags are cheap and easy to use. But what happens when a bag breaks or is no longer needed? In Njau, Gambia, people simply dropped the bags and went on their way. […]

Weekend Links: Revisiting, Reviewing and READING!

travel

Welcome to Weekend Links! Every aSunday I share my “finds” and reading-related goodies that I have encountered in my weekly online travels. If I had a theme to this summer so far, it would be “travel.” by the time the end of July rolls around, I will have logged 22,000 miles in 60 days. What […]

Discovering Louisa May Alcott at Orchard House in Concord MA

This week we’ve been celebrating author Michaela MacColl, her books and her recent release The Revelation of Louisa May based on authoress Louisa May Alcott. I have so many incredible memories of her book Little Women. When I finally arrived at Louisa Alcott’s home Orchard House with my own brood in tow, I thought I […]