• 20 Picture Books About Apples

    20 Sumptuous Picture Books About Apples

    20 Picture Books About Apples Can you believe it’s September already? It feels like the year is going by so fast. When I think about September, I can’t help think about big, bright red juicy apples! In light of that, I am going to share with you 20 pictures about apples. There are so many books that I can think of, however I am just going to include the 20 best books I have read. If you can think of any picture books about apples that I didn’t include in this post, please feel free to mention them in the comment section below. At the…

  • Top 3 Favorite Picture Books in Our House (2)

    3 More Picture Books Worth Reading to Your Kids

    More Favorite Picture Books In the last post I wrote, I shared a list of five favorite picture books in our house. If you want to that list, then follow this link. In the last post, I explained that I have five younger siblings and as such I have done a lot of reading aloud, especially reading picture books. We have come, as a family, to favor certain picture books above all others. I have already shared five of them, but now I am going to share another three. 1. Pete’s a Pizza by William Steig Pete’s a Pizza by William Steig is most definitely…

  • Top 5 Favorite Picture Books in Our House (1)

    Top 5 Favorite Picture Books in Our House

    Great Picture Books for Young Children I have five younger siblings that all love when I read aloud to them. As such, I have read my fair share and more of picture books. Many of them have been good quality reads, while others haven’t.  Over the years, it has become apparent which books are more favored over others by my younger siblings for various reasons. I have discovered that they prefer stories filled with humor and/or animals, as wells as cute stories about young children. Here is the list of books that seem to be a huge hit in our house. They may well be…

  • Great Children's Books that Take Place in the UK and Ireland

    5 Great Children’s Books That Take Place in the UK and Ireland

    There are so many books that take place in the UK and Ireland. A couple of years ago, as part of school, I decided to study British History by reading Living History books. While I was at that, I also read some books that took place in Ireland.  The very first book on this list, is the first book in series by Hilda van Stockum, that takes place in Ireland in the 1930’s. 1. The Cottage at Bantry Bay The Cottage at Bantry Bay, by Hilda van Stockum, is an enchanting book, about the O’Sulivan family, in County Cork, Ireland. Whether it’s trying to train…