Welcome to House full of Bookworms!

Whether your child is already an avid reader or you are searching for that special book to spark his/her lifelong love of reading, you’re in the right place. I post new book reviews every month on everything from board books to middle-grade novels.

But I’m also an author myself! Besides having been published in multiple, award-winning children’s magazines around the world, I have a chapter book for young readers and a picture book as well. You can learn more about my books at my Author Site.

Midsummer’s Mayhem: Shakespeare, Baking, Magic

Midsummer’s Mayhem: Shakespeare, Baking, Magic

A real-world middle-grade fantasy built around the plot of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream? Yes please! Midsummer's Mayhem by Rajani LaRocca is a magical story about a young baker and her family. The Story Eleven-year-old Mimi Mackson is the youngest of four...

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Funny Picture Books with a Message

Funny Picture Books with a Message

Sometimes you just need to laugh. When you and your kids are having a bad day, pick up a humous book, and pretty soon, everyone is giggling, even you. And if we're talking about funny picture books with a message that doesn't detract from the story, even better. Also,...

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Picture Books About Kindness and Respect

Picture Books About Kindness and Respect

I've got a great list of picture books about kindness and respect for others for you this week. I love when picture books can convey a message, especially when they can do so in a non-preachy and kid-relatable way. In a world increasingly polarized, where cancel...

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PoBoIdMo

PiBoIdMo