Simply Put

If you or your child have ever delighted in a well-worn, loved-to-shreds stuffed animal, then Hooray for Amanda & Her Alligator by┬áMo Willems will become a well-worn, loved-to-shreds book on your shelf! This delightful tale of Amanda and Alligator expounds all the emotions of childhood – waiting, wondering, wishing, and wanting. Alligator must wait while…

The ocean is alive!

Wow! Ocean! by Robert Neubecker When Izzy and Jo leave their mountain home for a trip to the ocean, all they can say is wow! Readers join them in the excitement of their discovery of shells, tide pools, fish, rays, whales, sharks, jellyfish, the deep, coral reef, anemone, turtles, a sunken ship, and the ocean.…

Finding Home

The Boy on the Porch by Sharon Creech With pristine dialogue and vividly sketched characters, the Newbery Award winning author weaves yet another timeless tale full of wonder, family, and connection. What will a middle-aged childless couple do with a speechless boy who is left on their porch one morning? Every question John and Marta…