Candy Apple Blessings is a favorite book in our house, so when I saw that illustrator Maddie Frost had come out with a new book, I jumped at the chance to review it. Just like Candy Apple Blessings explores the wonders of fall, Jelly Bean Blessings highlights the joys of springtime. Jelly Bean Blessings employs … Continue reading Reading Wednesday | Jelly Bean Blessings
Spring is all about new life. What better way to show that to little readers than an adorable touch-and-feel board book? An Easter Prayer, by Amy Parker and illustrated by Alison Edgson, wonderfully captures this spirit. Eggs, chicks, and bunnies are common symbols of Easter. In An Easter Prayer, we follow an adorable little bunny … Continue reading Reading Wednesday | An Easter Prayer
You're my Little Sweet Pea is an adorable board book illustrating just how much a parent loves their little one. With delightful rhyme, it makes the perfect bedtime story for the baby in your life. Board books are built to handle young readers as they learn to turn pages. You're my Little Sweet Pea is no different … Continue reading Reading Wednesday | You’re my Little Sweet Pea
When do I Love You, illustrated by Marta Cabrol, is a charming twist off the popular children's book Guess How Much I Love You. Instead of asking how much, this book asks when, or perhaps better, where. From riding in a truck to sailing in a boat, your little one will know that they cannot go … Continue reading Reading Wednesday | When do I Love You?
For a fun children's board book, take a look at The Cow said Neigh: a farm story by Rory Feek. It's brightly colored pages, illustrated by Bruno Robert, will draw in young readers. Add a few sound effects and this story can make children giggle at its silliness. Whether as adults or children, how many of us … Continue reading Reading Wednesday | The Cow said Neigh
I have always loved the children's section of a library. Now that I have a child of my own, we get to visit there often. One of the first books we borrowed together was Bear Snores On by Karma Wilson and Jane Chapman. It is an adorable board book about a group of woodland creatures who … Continue reading Bear Snores On: a book review