Secret Garden: An Inky Treasure Hunt and Coloring Book
By Johanna Basford
Ages 8 and Up
Published by Laurence King Publishing (March 2013)
Publisher’s Synopsis: Tumble down the rabbit hole and find yourself in an inky black-and-white wonderland. This interactive activity book takes you on a ramble through a secret garden created in . . . → Read More: The Children’s Blog | Book of the Day 3.30.15
A Birthday for Bear
By Bonny Becker, Illustrated by Kady MacDonald Denton
Ages 3 and Up
Published by Candlewick (September 2009)
Publisher’s Synopsis: Celebrate curmudgeonly Bear and the irrepressible Mouse in this laugh-out-loud companion to the best-selling A Visitor for Bear, now in picture-book format.
Bear does not like birthdays. He doesn’t like parties . . . → Read More: The Children’s Blog | Book of the Day 3.29.15
A Long Walk To Water
By Linda Sue Park
Ages 10 and Up
Published by HMH Books for Young Readers (October 2011)
Publisher’s Synopsis: The New York Times bestseller A Long Walk to Water begins as two stories, told in alternating sections, about two eleven-year-olds in Sudan, a girl in 2008 and a boy . . . → Read More: The Children’s Blog | Book of the Day 3.28.15
What Do You Do With An Idea?
By Kobi Yamada, Illustrated by Mae Bessom
Ages 3 an Up
Published by Compendium, Inc. (February 2014)
Publisher’s Synopsis: This is the story of one brilliant idea and the child who helps to bring it into the world. As the child’s confidence grows, so does the idea itself. . . . → Read More: The Children’s Blog | Book of the Day 3.27.15
As the number of children allergic to peanuts is rapidly increasing, a new study in The New England Journal of Medicine reports on recent research that indicates that withholding these products at a young age could be a contributor to the increase in the number of peanut allergies in the U.S. and other Western countries. . . . → Read More: Can Feeding Children Peanut Products at an Early Age Prevent Future Allergies?