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The Pop-Out Tale of Peter Rabbit | eReader Fun for Kids

Right or wrong, many of today’s kids do most of their reading on electronic devices so this week I thought I would focus on a fun and unique eBooks from Loud Crow, The Pop-Out Tale of Peter Rabbit , that helps families relive a children’s classic tale in a very modern way.  ENJOY! Pop Out The… Read More The Pop-Out Tale of Peter Rabbit | eReader Fun for Kids

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Weekend Links | Globetrotting #kidlit books and activities

Reading is always an important part of our children’s lives no matter what time of year it is so this week I decided to focus some attention on kidlit books and activities that encourage young readers to explore the globe. Enjoy! Becky from Kid World Citizen has great ideas on Using the Web to Take Kids… Read More Weekend Links | Globetrotting #kidlit books and activities

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Weekend Links: #Kidlit eBooks that Entertain Young Readers

Welcome to Weekend Links! I truly enjoy sharing all of the amazing finds, books and links that I’ve discovered during my weekly Internet travels. Right or wrong, many of today’s kids do most of their reading on electronic devices so this week I thought I would focus on fun and unique eBooks that Entertain Young… Read More Weekend Links: #Kidlit eBooks that Entertain Young Readers

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Get to Know Bernardo de Galvez | An Uncelebrated American Revolution General

**A huge thank you today loqueleo publishing an imprint of the SantillanaUSA group for a review copy of this book.** Get to Know Bernardo de Galvez A promise is  promise! Even if that promise was made by Congress in 1783. What promise is that you ask ? Well the one where a portrait of Bernardo de… Read More Get to Know Bernardo de Galvez | An Uncelebrated American Revolution General

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Wonderful New Diverse Picture Books for Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, or as it is commonly referred to, American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month. The month is a time to celebrate rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories and to acknowledge the important contributions of Native people. Heritage Month is also an opportune time to educate the general public about… Read More Wonderful New Diverse Picture Books for Native American Heritage Month

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Weekend Links-Halloween Books and Activities for Ghoulish Fun!

My kids are all grown, gone and way past the excitement and prep that goes along with All Hallows Eve. But I personally still enjoy every bit of the holiday through the eyes of young friends and neighborhood children. I also love seeing all of the new Halloween-themed books and activities that keep young minds… Read More Weekend Links-Halloween Books and Activities for Ghoulish Fun!

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Celebrating the Birthday of the Statue of Liberty with Books and Fun

Happy 131st birthday to the Statue of Liberty! On October 28, 1886, the Statue made its debut as about 1 million New Yorkers gathered for the ceremony. Sculptor Auguste Bartholdi released a French flag that covered the Statue of Liberty’s face. And then President Grover Cleveland dedicated the Statue of Liberty, as a gift from France and… Read More Celebrating the Birthday of the Statue of Liberty with Books and Fun