• Summer Reading Recommendations Part 1: Picture Books 1

    Summer Reading Recommendations Part 1: Picture Books

    Summer is fast approaching and that means it time for me to share summer reading lists! There are so many books I could recommend to read throughout the summer, for all different age ranges and reading levels. Because of this I am going to split this post into several different parts. This is the first part containing the picture book recommendations! I am going to mention quite a few picture books in this post, to help you remember them all I have created a printable list which you can find here. I will also have the list at the bottom of this post, so if…

  • Review: The One and Only Ivan 74

    Review: The One and Only Ivan

    Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate, was a very fun read. It is the story of a charming gorilla who lives in a shopping mall, as an attraction, for all to see. The place he calls home is a glass cage. But he does not as you might expect miss his life in the jungle. He lives a very different life, than that of any other gorilla. He lives alone in his cage. His only friends are Stella, a kind elephant living in a cage next to his, and Bob, a dog who wanders about the…

  • Books About Mary the Mother of God 75

    Books About Mary the Mother of God

    Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links With the feast of Mary Mother of God coming up on January 1st, I thought I might share lovely books about her. Lovely Lady Dressed in Blue and the Knights of Our Lady by Jan Andrews Bell Our Blessed Mother by George Brundage This is a very cute Board Book perfect for teaching little ones about Jesus’ loving mother. Mary Mother of Jesus by Mary Joslin Just Like Mary by Rosemarie Gortler Mary: The Mother of Jesus by Tomie dePaola Leading the Little Ones to Mary by Sister Mary Leila There you have it! I hope you will…

  • 100 Books for 100 Years Challenge: The Last 10 Books 76

    100 Books for 100 Years Challenge: The Last 10 Books

    This post may contain affiliate links “On the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month 1918, the guns of World War One fell silent.” This year’s Remembrance Day, coming up in just over a week is very significant. It will mark 100 years since the Great War ended. To commemorate that, I will attempt to present to you in the days leading up to Remembrance Day with 100 children’s books that take place during either World War One, or World War Two. For the full list without pictures or description, scroll right down to the bottom of the post. If you missed…

  • 100 Books for 100 Years: Books 60 - 90 78

    100 Books for 100 Years: Books 60 – 90

    This post may contain affiliate links “On the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month 1918, the guns of World War One fell silent.” This year’s Remembrance Day, coming up in just over a week is very significant. It will mark 100 years since the Great War ended. To commemorate that, I will attempt to present to you in the days leading up to Remembrance Day with 100 children’s books that take place during either World War One, or World War Two. For the full list without pictures or description, scroll right down to the bottom of the post. If you missed…

  • 100 Books for 100 Years Challenge - The Next 30 Titles 111

    100 Books for 100 Years Challenge – The Next 30 Titles

    This post may contain affiliate links “On the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month 1918, the guns of World War One fell silent.” This year’s Remembrance Day, coming up in just over a week is very significant. It will mark 100 years since the Great War ended. To commemorate that, I will attempt to present to you in the days leading up to Remembrance Day with 100 children’s books that take place during either World War One, or World War Two. For the full list without pictures or description, scroll right down to the bottom of the post. If you missed…