Kids Corner: World of Color by Rebecca Lyndsey

World of Color by Rebecca Lyndsey Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: February 27th 2014 by Beau Coup Publishing Source: Ebook received from author in exchange for an honest review *Purchase links support this blog Come on a journey with me and discover how important color can be. What if black and white were the only colors our eyes could see? Our world is colored in brilliant hues, dazzling tints and intriguing shades. The animals, plants, the earth itself – even {Read More}

Kids Corner: Love You Forever by Robert Munsch

Love You Forever by Robert Munsch Publication date: September 1st 1995 Genre: Children’s Picture Book Source: Personal purchase My Rating: *Purchase links support this blog An extraordinarily different story by Robert Munsch is a gentle affirmation of the love a parent feels for their child–forever. Sheila McGraw’s soft and colorful pastels perfectly complement the sentiment of the book–one that will be read repeatedly for years. ~My Thoughts~ I had never heard of this book before yesterday, but now it’s one {Read More}

Kids Corner: The Last Snowman by J.C. Little

The Last Snowman by J.C. Little Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: November 29th 2013 Source: Ebook received from author in exchange for an honest review Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog “This afternoon it snowed. It was probably one of the last snows of the winter, so it was lovely sticky snow…perfect for making a snowman.” So begins the funny and poignant tale of a teenage girl and a dangerously tall snowman. From the kitchen window, a mother watches {Read More}

Kids Corner: A Special #zOctober Edition with Giveaway!

Zombelina by Krystin Crow Illustrations: Molly Idle Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: July 9th 2013 Source: Personal Purchase Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Zombelina loves to dance. She moonwalks with mummies and boogies with bats. She spins like a specter and glides like a ghost and loves to dance for her family the most. When Zombelina enrolls in a ballet class for real girls, her dancing gives everyone the chills! But when her first recital brings on a {Read More}

Kids Corner: A Squirrel’s Story by Jana Bommersbach

A Squirrel’s Story: A True Tale by Jana Bommersbach Illustrations: Jeff Yesh Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: July 30th 2013 Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog WHAT MAKES A SQUIRREL’S STORY: A TRUE TALE UNIQUE? Just how does a journalist who regularly tears apart politicians and investigates true crime write a children’s book about a mother squirrel living in her parent’s backyard? Author Jana Bommersbach has a simple answer. {Read More}

Kids Corner: The Moon Saw It All by Nancy Young

The Moon Saw It All by Nancy Young Illustrations: Nadia Komorova Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: August 13th 2013 Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Ever wonder what animals do after dark? They dance the night away at a critter ball thrown for one and all! Children revel in a dreamy moonlit world where bobcats sing soulful songs, javelina click hooves on tortoise shell roofs and coatimundis drum right {Read More}

Kids Corner: GQ GQ, Where Are You? by Sharon Ritt

GQ GQ, Where Are You? by Sharon I. Ritt Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: June 30th 2013 Source: Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog GQ GQ. Where are You? Adventures of a Gambel’s Quail by Sharon I. Ritt follows a curious Gambel’s quail as he leaves home to look for playmates and explore the Sonoran Desert of southern Arizona. GQ sees many interesting plants and animals on his journey, but {Read More}

Kids Corner: Queen-a-Bella Finds a Best Friend

Queen-a-Bella Finds a Best Friend by Lisl Fair Genre: Childrens Picture Book Publication: September 24th 2012 Source: Personal purchase Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog If your child loves stories by Margaret Wise Brown, Alison Green, and A.A. Milne, your child will enjoy this endearing tale about an imaginative little rabbit who wants a best friend more than anything else in the world told by Lisl Fair. Meet Queen-a-Bella, the fluffy rabbit in her favorite red tutu and follow {Read More}

Kids Corner: The Deep and Snowy Wood by Elwyn Tate

The Deep and Snowy Wood by Elwyn Tate Genre: Childrens Picture Book Publication: November 26th 2012 Source: Personal purchase Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog A deer, a squirrel and a mole know a secret. They know that once a year a very special person pays a brief visit to the Deep and Snowy wood. Who could this special person be? See if you can guess! The Deep and Snowy Wood is a Christmas/Winter picture book. Told in rhyme {Read More}

Kids Corner: Where do the Animals Go When it Rains?

Where Do the Animals Go When it Rains by Janet S. Crown Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication date: December 31st 2012 Source: NetGalley Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Where Do the Animals Go When It Rains? was conceptualized after years of imaginary story telling every night at bedtime. Picking an animal together, the author would tuck her children into bed and create a story where the animals lived and what their world was like all through a child {Read More}

Kids Corner: Magic Sprinkles by Tim Bugbird

Magic Sprinkles by Tim Bugbird Series: Camilla the Cupcake Fairy Genre: Children’s Picture Book Published: August 30th 2011 Our Rating: *Purchase links support this blog Join Camilla the Cupcake Fairy in her magical cupcake world with four brilliant new adventures! Meet “Camilla the Cupcake Fairy’s Best Friends. “Enjoy “Camilla the Cupcake Fairy’s Magic Sprinkles. “Read all about “Camilla the Cupcake Fairy’s Magic Wand. “Join in with “Camilla the Cupcake Fairy’s Tea Party”! Each page of these cupcake-shaped books is packed {Read More}

Kids Corner: Taeh Goes to the Vet by Wendy Healy-Hindmarch

Taeh Goes to the Vet by Wendy Healy-Hindmarch Genre: Children’s Book Published: April 1st 2013 Presented by: As You Wish Tours *Purchases made through buy links support this blog In the first of many humorous books in this series we see through the eyes of Taeh the Dalmatian as she tries to conquer her fear of the vet. Come along on this adventure and see what awaits her. See as she tries to outwit her pets (humans) as they have {Read More}

Kids Corner: It’s Weird to Grow a Beard by Neal Fox

It’s Weird to Grow a Beard by Neal Fox Genre: Children’s Poetry/Picture Book Published: January 21st 2013 *Purchases made through buy links support this blog Our Rating: There once was a nose with exceptional gift. He could tell you the color of things that he whiffed.. He’d stick up his nostrils high in the air, and call off the colors of your shoes and your hair… Then—the Nose who knows everything got a surprise! In Nelly Shmagessen’s delicatassen the sandwiches {Read More}

Kids Corner: Ladybug Blue by Laura Yirak

Ladybug Blue by Laura Yirak Genre: Childrens Picture Book Publication: January 26th 2012 Our Rating: Red, yellow, green, bright hues, exchange colors with Ladybug Blue. There’s a problem outside and this cute bug is going to fix it by swapping colors. This is a fun and colorful, fully illustrated Ebook, for ages 18 months and up. Kids Corner: Storytime Vlog We didn’t realize this book was for ages 18 months and up — completely my fault. It’s an excellent book {Read More}