Tag Archives: Children’s

The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen

The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen

Review of The Little Mermaid by Hans Christian Andersen I’m sure you are familiar enough with the Disney version of The Little Mermaid, and at least suspect that the original story doesn’t match the screen version. This is certainly the

2016: Classic Children’s Literature April Project

2016: Classic Children’s Literature April Project

Amanda over on Simpler Pastimes is hosting her annual Children’s Classic event, this year she has moved it to April. I have participated the previous two years so have been waiting for this years event to arrive. I missed the nomination and

Pinocchio Read-Along

Pinocchio Read-Along

This weekend (January 23-25, 2015) is the Pinocchio RAL for Simpler Pastimes January Classics Children’s 2015 event. I have only proudly been exposed to the Disney version of the story, which it has been a good number of year since

King of the Cats: A Ghost Story by Joseph Jacobs – Retold by Paul Galdone

King of the Cats: A Ghost Story by Joseph Jacobs – Retold by Paul Galdone

Review of King of the Cats: A Ghost Story by Joseph Jacobs – Retold by Paul Galdone I find it hard to write much about this short children’s picture book. The cover flap has this to say. Overall, I felt this

2015: Classic Children’s Literature January Project

2015: Classic Children’s Literature January Project

Hooray, Simpler Pastimes is hosting her January Classics Children’s event once again. I participated last year and had a successful run of it with four books, including the read-along book. So what does she have in-store for this year’s read-along?