Picture Books

Picture Books

Picture Books about Baking

Picture Books about Baking

My all-time favorite hobby is baking. Cake, cookies, breads, you name it. My kids love helping me bake and they also love reading picture books about baking, so today I’ve got 10 of our favorites to share with you. These 10 picture books about baking are sure to be a […]

September 21, 2020 ×

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Picture Books about Grandparents

Picture Books about Grandparents

Grandparents Day is right around the corner, and this year I’m celebrating by sharing 12 diverse picture books about grandparents! A Morning with Grandpa by Sylvia Liu and Christina Forshay When Mei Mei sees her grandfather practicing tai chi in the garden, she is eager to join in. Grandpa teaches […]

September 4, 2020 ×

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Kindergarten Homeschool Reading List

Kindergarten Homeschool Reading List

Teaching a child to read is no easy task, but most educators agree that reading aloud to your child every day has the biggest impact on literacy. Whether you’re a full-time homeschooler or just trying to supplement a remote learning curriculum, these 20 picture books are sure to keep your […]

August 11, 2020 ×

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Sumo Joe by Mia Wenjen

Sumo Joe by Mia Wenjen

Sumo Joe written by Mia Wenjen and illustrated by Nat Iwata is a new rhyming picture book that will introduce young readers to two forms of Japanese martial arts. On Saturday morning, big brother Joe and his little sister Jo have breakfast together. When his sister leaves for akido practice, […]

January 26, 2020 ×

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My Favorite 2019 Picture Books

My Favorite 2019 Picture Books

As a book blogger and mom of two, I read hundreds of picture books every year. The past year I got to read so many wonderful new books, and today I’m thrilled to share with you my 10 favorite picture books published in 2019. Each and every book on this […]

January 7, 2020 ×

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Picture Books to Read in December

Picture Books to Read in December

I love December. For me there isn’t anything better than spending a chilly December day curled up with some hot cocoa and a good book. Today I’ve curated a list of ten picture books that are perfect for reading aloud during the month of December. I hope that you’ll love […]

November 24, 2019 ×

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Picture Books to Read in November

Picture Books to Read in November

November is a special time of year, filled with bountiful harvests, changing seasons, family togetherness, and lots to be thankful for. Today I’ve curated a list of 10 picture books that are perfect for reading aloud during the month of November. Looking for more picture books to read in November? […]

October 19, 2019 ×

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New Halloween Picture Books

New Halloween Picture Books

It’s Halloween season! If you take a quick peek in my Halloween archives, you’ll see that the last time I posted a list of Halloween themed picture books was way back in 2013. And while I still love and highly recommend all of the books on that list (seriously, you […]

September 30, 2019 ×

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Music Books for Kids

Music Books for Kids

Looking for the best music books for kids? Look no further! These 10 picture books about music will make the perfect addition to any home library. Do you have any favorite music books for kids that didn’t make the list? Let me know in the comments! And click here to […]

June 25, 2019 ×

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Amy’s Brass Band Author and Illustrator Q&A

Amy’s Brass Band Author and Illustrator Q&A

Today I am delighted to share an interview with the author and illustrator of the new picture book Amy’s Brass Band, Amy Schumaker Bliss and Allie Geddert. Read on to learn more about what went into creating this incredibly unique book! And if you haven’t already, click here to read […]

May 19, 2019 ×