Tag Archives: Children’s

The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf

The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf

Review of The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf I celebrated the Freedom to Read for the 2013 ALA Banned Book Week by reading this selection. Yes, it is a short children’s picture book, but I was knee deep in

I Need My Monster by Amanda Noll

I Need My Monster by Amanda Noll

Review of I Need My Monster by Amanda Noll I was killing some time in the bookstore today and was swayed by the title to pick-up this book. Yes, I happily admit, I enjoy looking at the new children’s picture

Grandpa’s Third Drawer by Judy Tal Kopelman

Grandpa’s Third Drawer by Judy Tal Kopelman

Review of Grandpa’s Third Drawer by Judy Tal Kopelman The original Hebrew edition of Grandpa’s Third Drawer won the Israeli Ze’ev Prize for Children’s Literature in 2003. This children’s picture book is marketed for 5-8 year-olds as a gentle way

The Elephant and His Secret by Doris Dana based on a Gabriela Mistral Fable

The Elephant and His Secret by Doris Dana based on a Gabriela Mistral Fable

Review of The Elephant and His Secret by Doris Dana; based on a fable by Gabriela Mistral Gabriela Mistral is primarily known for her poetry and is the only Latin American woman to have won the Nobel Prize in Literature

2014 – Classic Children’s Literature January Project

2014 – Classic Children’s Literature January Project

This project has been brought to my attention and is posted over on Simpler Pastimes blog.  Getting lost in the world of children’s literature can be a fun and relaxing way to end the day as you transport back to the