The Bootlace Magician by Cassie Beasley

The Bootlace Magician by Cassie Beasley

I rarely review sequels. But sometimes, when that sequel is especially wonderful, and I don’t think enough people have read the first book, I make exceptions. The Bootlace Magician by Cassie Beasley, followup to Circus Mirandus, is one of those exceptions. The...
Kids Books for Christmas List 2019

Kids Books for Christmas List 2019

It’s always fun for me to make this list, because I get to look back on all the great books I’ve read this past year. Some of these I’ve reviewed, and some I haven’t. But I think any one of these would make a great gift for your loved ones....
Picture Books About Loss and Grief

Picture Books About Loss and Grief

Loss and grief aren’t things I like to talk about, but they are a part of life. And they are a part of kids life. Whether that loss is death, absence, or something else, I hope these picture books about loss and grief can give you and your child a way to talk...
Unicorn Picture Books You Shouldn’t Miss

Unicorn Picture Books You Shouldn’t Miss

Have you noticed the plethora of unicorn, well, everything recently? There’s certainly no shortage of unicorn picture books that have come out recently! So, I guess it’s time I weigh in on my favorite unicorn picture books. Best Unicorn Picture Books Do...
Forward Me Back to You by Mitali Perkins

Forward Me Back to You by Mitali Perkins

I don’t usually review YA, but Mitali Perkins is one of my new favorite authors, and her new book, Forward Me Back to You, is fantastic! Ok, so I’ve only read two of her books so far, but I loved them both, and the rest are in my to-read pile. She first came on...