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Stand Up and Sing!: Pete Seeger, Folk Music and the Path to Social Justice

Today I am very excited to share and review  Stand Up and Sing! Pete Seeger, Folk Music and the Path to Justice by Susanna Reich  Many of us have heard or musician Pete Seeger as a folk singer how made a name for himself in the late 1950s. He was someone who was born with music… Read More Stand Up and Sing!: Pete Seeger, Folk Music and the Path to Social Justice

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Minecraft Lab for Kids by John Miller and Chris Fornell Scott

{Guest post from Hannah Rials} What is going on? Now we’re writing books that are encouraging kids to play video games? I thought we were supposed to be discouraging this? I’m so confused! I’m sure a lot of you parents are thinking that right now. And yes, kids should be getting outside, exploring their world,… Read More Minecraft Lab for Kids by John Miller and Chris Fornell Scott

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Discover Your World Summer Reading Extravaganza Series Recap

Our Discover Your World Summer Reading Extravaganza Series has come to an end and we are SO grateful for the participation and wonderful guest posts from our contributors. I truly feel that that series was a success, and it wouldn’t have been possible without our contributors fun and fresh kidlit book picks and activities. We… Read More Discover Your World Summer Reading Extravaganza Series Recap

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Read Around the World Summer Series: Grandfather Tang’s Story

We are so excited to be participating in Multi-Cultural Kids Blogs Read Around the World Summer Series.   You can find great reads on their Pinterest Page or just click on the logo below. I would like to share on of my favorite children’s books and activities. Making tangrams is something fun that kids can do by… Read More Read Around the World Summer Series: Grandfather Tang’s Story

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A Chair for My Mother Book Review & Activity {Guest Post from Vicki Arnold}

My Discover Your World Summer Reading Extravaganza is winding down, but I continue to be amazed at the high-quality and in-depth book reviews my guest posters have come forth with. This week is no exception either as Vicki Arnold from The Library Adventure joins us to share a wonderful book and activity that your family… Read More A Chair for My Mother Book Review & Activity {Guest Post from Vicki Arnold}

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If you were Me and Lived in…by Carole P. Roman {Guest Post from Squishable Baby}

  I received a copy of this series in exchange for a thorough and honest review. The opinions stated herein are 100% my own. This post contains an affiliate link.   *** Do you like going on trips, getting packed up, and discovering new and exciting things? I certainly do. I love meeting new people,… Read More If you were Me and Lived in…by Carole P. Roman {Guest Post from Squishable Baby}

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Discovering The Cree Culture in America-Wild Berries by Julia Flett

Is summer flying by or what? Hard to believe in a little over a month our thoughts will be turning to lunches, backpacks, school supplies and homework. In the meantime, everyone at JIAB headquarters wants to continue to soak up every drop of this precious summer, and that includes continually sharing amazing multicultural children’s books and… Read More Discovering The Cree Culture in America-Wild Berries by Julia Flett

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Weekend Links: More Great Multicultural Children’s Book Links & Summer FUN

It’s time for Weekend Links! These are my top picks from my weekly internet travels. Enjoy! I just LOVE this Fairy Tales in Different Cultures post from Craft Moms Share: The Golden Slipper: A Cinderella Tale from Ukraine is an amazing example of a great multicultural children’s book!     Imagination Soup had some great… Read More Weekend Links: More Great Multicultural Children’s Book Links & Summer FUN

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Cooking with Books: Lucky Birthday Noodles {Guest Post by Jodie from Growing Book by Book}

Our Discover Your World Summer Reading Extravaganza is rolling right along and I am truly hoping that our Summer Reading Extravaganza has shown reading families some amazing and fresh summer reading ideas thanks to the many book bloggers who have graced the pages of this blog over the last month and a half. Today is… Read More Cooking with Books: Lucky Birthday Noodles {Guest Post by Jodie from Growing Book by Book}

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Discover Your World Summer Reading Extravaganza: Anna Hibiscus by Atinuke {Guest Post by Sprout’s Bookshelf}

Our Discover Your World Summer Reading Extravaganza is rolling right along and I am truly hoping JIAB has shown reading families some wonderfulnew  summer reading ideas thanks to the amazing book bloggers who have graced the pages of this blog over the last month and a half. Today is no exception and I am pleased… Read More Discover Your World Summer Reading Extravaganza: Anna Hibiscus by Atinuke {Guest Post by Sprout’s Bookshelf}