Happy Birthday to Little Passports!

Happy Birthday to Little Passports! Little Passports is 5 years old and to celebrate, we are offering a 15% discount to all of our readers. Sale: 15% Off New Subscriptions through 4/8 Dates: 3/26 – 4/8 Promo Code: HAPPY5 Little Passports 5th Birthday Wish is for You to get 15% Off! That’s right, […]

The Adventures of Odysseus

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Today we’re honored once again to have Hannah Rials guest blog posting for us. As a family we love the Greek myths but we especially love this edition of Odysseus. The story is written in a way that my family of varying ages can grasp it and the illustrations are simply stunning and […]

A String in the Harp by Nancy Bond

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I don’t know what we expected when we picked up A String in the Harp by Nancy Bond….maybe something musical.  What we didn’t expect was to be thrown into the landscape and mythology of Wales.  The writing and plot are brilliant and the imagery of Wales left us wanting to get on the […]

Tenzin’s Deer by Barbara Soros Bookjump and Review

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Send to Kindle Tenzin’s Deer by Barbara Soros has been laying on my “to read pile” for quite awhile now. What a gem of a little book this is. “A story about the power of compassion, the guidance of dreams, the gift of healing and the ability to love deeply and to let go. “ Tenzin, […]

Penguin Cha Cha by Kristi Valiant: Book Review from Hannah Rials

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Send to Kindle “They may look like normal waddling, toddling penguins….but Julia has discovers their secret.” * Penguin Cha Cha shares the fun and vibrant story of a determined girl named Julia as she tries to join in the fun of a mischevious group of dancing penguins. Set in Romping Chomping Park and Zoo, author/illustrator […]

Let’s Celebrate Read an eBook Week!

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Send to Kindle The official Read an E-Book Week may be almost over, but we are taking advantage of the month-long version to celebrate the beauty and benefits of today’s children’s e-books. First, a bit about this unique event: First conceived by author Rita Toews more than nine years ago as a response to the […]

Happy Dr. Seuss’s Birthday! {and Read Across American Day}

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Mark your calendars: March 2 is Dr. Seuss’s birthday and March 3, 2014, is NEA’s Read Across America Day! “You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child” March has barely just begun and it is already jammed packed with fun events and happenings. […]

Family Book Festival: Guest Post from Your Modern Family

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Send to Kindle With the winter doldrums kicking in and families getting restless from being trapped indoors, we thought this would be a perfect time to create a Family Book Festival. And what better way to create a list of books to include in our Family Book Festival is to ask fellow writers, authors, and […]

An Unconventional Librarian’s Contribution to Family Book Festival

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Send to Kindle With the winter doldrums kicking in and families getting restless from being trapped indoors, we thought this would be a perfect time to create a Family Book Festival. And what better way to create a list of books to include in our  Family Book Festival is to ask fellow writers, authors, and […]

Family Book Festival: Duck for President {Guest Post from Cool Mom & Neighbor Girl}

Family Book Festival

Family Book Festival Time! With the winter doldrums kicking in and families getting restless from being trapped indoors, we thought this would be a perfect time to create a Family Book Festival. And what better way to create a list of books to include in our  Family Book Festival is to ask fellow […]