AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: IN IT FOR THE LONG HAUL with Debut Picture Book Author Linda Whalen

Originally posted on Laura Sassi Tales:
? This summer I’ve been celebrating the release of brand new kids’ books with special guest posts and author/illustrator interviews.  Today, I’m delighted to have debut picture book author Linda Whalen as my guest.  Illustrated by Jennifer Morris, Linda’s book LITTLE RED ROLLS AWAY (Sleeping Bear Press) piqued my…

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Help Little Readers Celebrate the Moon Landing!

50 years ago, two human beings walked on the moon for the very first time. Help your little readers celebrate the anniversary of this remarkable event in history with two Little Golden Books that are out of this world!   Rocket-bye, Baby, up to the moon. Nighttime is falling; sleep will come soon. We’ll climb…… Continue reading Help Little Readers Celebrate the Moon Landing!

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Celebrate the Colors of Summer with a New Little Golden Book Release!

TURQUOISE is the beach towel– room enough for three. PURPLE are my flip-flops. No more shoes for me! Spend a fun-filled summer day at the beach and discover the bright colors all around. Kids will love finding their favorites, from purple flip-flops and orange sand shovels to green towels and blue waves. This bright summer…… Continue reading Celebrate the Colors of Summer with a New Little Golden Book Release!

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Chicken Wants a Nap

Poor Chicken, all she wants to do is take a nap but every time she finds a good sleeping spot something goes terribly wrong. Will Chicken ever get to snooze? Why I Love this Book Chicken Wants a Nap is a perfect read-aloud. At story time, the kids were able to interact with the story…… Continue reading Chicken Wants a Nap

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A Tisket A Tasket, Books for your Easter Basket!

Pssst! If you see the Easter Bunny remind him to put a few books in his gift baskets! Children will no doubt gobble up these sweet spring picture books like candy! Click on the book covers of these new hits and oldies but goodies for more information or to purchase.      

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Crane & Crane = Compare & Contrast

What does a sandhill crane and a construction crane have it common? They can both build a home for a new family.  Both cranes lift, stack, and sway their way through this clever book told with just twenty-seven carefully selected words. Summary One big bird. One big machine. Both on the same mission: build a…… Continue reading Crane & Crane = Compare & Contrast

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Zombelina: School Days plus 5 Frightful Facts

  “She can moonwalk with mummies, boogie with bats, wiggle with werewolves, rock out with rats.” That’s Zombelina, the little zombie girl who loves to dance. And now she is back with a third book in the series, Zombelina: School Days. Stay tuned at the end of my review for a special treat from the author as…… Continue reading Zombelina: School Days plus 5 Frightful Facts