What My Kids Are Reading This Week: Rainy Weather!

By |April 15th, 2019|Categories: Curious Reads|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Spring is here.  Right? RIGHT?? And with spring comes lots of rain.  Lots and lots of rain.  Here are some fun books to make those rainy days bright. Grumpy Duck by Joyce Dunbar with pictures by Petr Horáček Duck is very grumpy.  A little gray cloud gathers above her head. She goes to each of her friends to see if they will play but is not happy with any of their activities.  Her cloud gets bigger. [...]

What My Kids Are Reading This Week

By |April 8th, 2019|Categories: Curious Reads|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Barnaby Never Forgets by Pierre Collet-Derby This is a must read everyday for the past two weeks. Good thing it's funny and easy to read!  Barnaby is a very forgetful little bunny - he can't remember where we put his glasses (he's wearing them).  Although he thinks he never forgets.  He remembers to feed his grasshoppers (but forgets to close the door) and he remembers to write to Santa (the longest letter you've ever seen). But he did [...]

Three Books of the Week

By |April 1st, 2019|Categories: Curious Reads|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon by Matthew Burgess with pictures by Fiona Woodcock How do you budge a curmudgeon (who somewhat resembles your brother)?  He just won't move.  No amount of budging or bribery will do. A funny, and utterly delightfully illustrated, look at sibling rivalry and how moods can be contagious. Don't Call Me Bear! by [...]

Three Books of the Week – Hint: You Wear Them on Your Head

By |March 25th, 2019|Categories: Curious Reads|Tags: , , , , , , |

A Good Day For a Hat by T. Nat Fuller with pictures by Rob Hodgson Mr. Brown loves hats so much. He can't leave the house without the perfect hat.  Which is why it takes him so long to leave the house! I mean at first it's raining, so he needs a rain hat.  Then it's snowing.  He needs a snow hat. When he steps outside there is always something else happening like a rootin' tootin' rodeo, [...]