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.

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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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 Story...

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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. I've got book suggestions...

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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 about...

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