DRC Review: Jia and the Nian Monster by Mike Richardson and Megan Huang

2020 brings in a new decade and with it new beginnings. This signifies transformation for many people, myself included. Chinese New Year is the Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of the new year on the traditional Chinese Calendar. The date for this year is January 25, 2020 and it will be the Year of … Continue reading DRC Review: Jia and the Nian Monster by Mike Richardson and Megan Huang

Juliet’s Corner: It’s Christmas! by Richard Sebra

We're back with another edition of Juliet's Corner and yes, it's a holiday adventure. Christmas is one of Juliet's favorite holidays so of course she's more than thrilled to share her thoughts with you about it. Her book of choice this week is: It's Christmas! (It's a Holiday!) by Richard Sebra Carefully leveled text and fresh, … Continue reading Juliet’s Corner: It’s Christmas! by Richard Sebra

ARC Review: Five Sisters by Stephanie Campisi and Mădălina Andronic (Illustrator)

When autumn visited, dressed in red, they would play in the trees I do this often. I request children's books for my daughter to read but I end up becoming just as engrossed in them as she does. This is a short picture book about a fairy tale and I can't really say much more … Continue reading ARC Review: Five Sisters by Stephanie Campisi and Mădălina Andronic (Illustrator)

Juliet’s Corner: Knock, Knock Lettuce In by Brenda Ponnay

So sorry I'm late with Juliet's Corner! It's been a crazy week and I was out late last night and when I got home Julie was passed out between my parents lmao. No excuse I know LOOOL The Juliet stans run DEEP I know. I'm so happy you guys enjoy her content. This is another … Continue reading Juliet’s Corner: Knock, Knock Lettuce In by Brenda Ponnay

Juliet’s Corner: Silly Vampire, Werewolf and Zombie Jokes & Riddles by Seymour Simon (Goodreads Author), Dennis Kendrick (Illustrator)

Our last spooky edition of Juliet's Corner!! This is once again brought to you by Epic! So here's something to know about Juliet. She's a happy, giggly child and she loves joke books. Like a lot. I've had to stop her from picking joke books many times for this section. Today I gave in . … Continue reading Juliet’s Corner: Silly Vampire, Werewolf and Zombie Jokes & Riddles by Seymour Simon (Goodreads Author), Dennis Kendrick (Illustrator)

Juliet’s Corner: Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie by Jill Esbaum

It's Saturday and Juliet was up for doing Juliet's Corner! She's feeling much better thank goodness. This was another book from the app Epic! Epic is the leading digital library for kids offering unlimited access to 35000 of the best children’s books of all time. It even gives me weekly progress reports on how much … Continue reading Juliet’s Corner: Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie by Jill Esbaum

Juliet’s Corner: Click, Clack, Boo!: A Tricky Treat by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin

Welcome to another Boo-tastic version of Juliet's corner!! Juliet picked out a Halloween book from her school's library and this week's book is Click, Clack, Boo! Farmer Brown does not like Halloween. So he draws the shades, puts on his footy pajamas, and climbs into bed. But do you think the barnyard animals have any … Continue reading Juliet’s Corner: Click, Clack, Boo!: A Tricky Treat by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin

Book Review: The Mystery of Black Hollow Lane by Julia Nobel

I won’t ask you to forgive my absence, even though it haunts me. So! This isn't a spooky or creepy read but it's mysterious and we love mysteries in the good month of October. I want to start this book review off by saying that parents who don't listen to their kids are really annoying … Continue reading Book Review: The Mystery of Black Hollow Lane by Julia Nobel

Series of the Week: The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids by Debbie Dadey, Marcia Thornton Jones, John Steven Gurney (Illustrator)

This is a series that always sticks out to me because of the covers and the various "monsters" they used in the books. It's... The Adventures of The Bailey School Kids From ghouls to vikings the Bailey School Kids encountered a lot in their grade school careers and honestly I am beyond envious. Kids are … Continue reading Series of the Week: The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids by Debbie Dadey, Marcia Thornton Jones, John Steven Gurney (Illustrator)

Juliet’s Corner: Uni the Unicorn (Uni the Unicorn #1) by Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Brigette Barrager (Illustrator)

The last Juliet's Corner of September and we end with UNICORNS The book this week is Uni the Unicorn by Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Brigette Barrager (Illustrator) Synopsis: In this clever twist on the age-old belief that there’s no such thing as unicorns, Uni the unicorn is told there’s no such thing as little girls! No matter what the … Continue reading Juliet’s Corner: Uni the Unicorn (Uni the Unicorn #1) by Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Brigette Barrager (Illustrator)