Holiday Favorites

Remote learning has meant hours and hours of screen time. Give the kids’ eyes a break from the Zoomiverse with some good old fashioned hand held books. No Wi-Fi necessary! Here are a few of my all-time holiday favorites in no particular order. As a parent and teacher, I’ve never tired of reading these storiesContinue reading “Holiday Favorites”

Halloween Favorites

I’m an avid fan of great children’s read alouds. Here are a few of my all-time seasonal favorites. Let me know if you feel I’m missing a title! Happy Halloween Little Critter, by Mercer Mayer: Little Critter and Little Sister go to a Halloween party. Trick or Treat Little Critter, by Mercer Mayer: Yes, thereContinue reading “Halloween Favorites”

Seven Books Worth Reading Twice

Every so often, a book read years ago (sometimes decades ago) calls me to return to its pages for a variety of reasons. The love list below includes multiple genres and is in no particular order. It is, most definitely, not finite. A Woman of Substance, Barbara Taylor Bradford (1979): Emma Harte rises from povertyContinue reading “Seven Books Worth Reading Twice”