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Summer Read Alouds and Audiobooks for ages 7-10

Nine Summer Read Alouds and Audiobooks for 7-10 Year Olds


This is my third year sharing a list of read alouds I would like to get to during the summer. You can view the first one here and the second one here. The first two lists were more early elementary based and this one is starting to get a little older as my kids get older. Since the books on…

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50 Books Every Parent Should Read to Their Child

50 Books Every Parent Should Read to Their Child


I’ve been going through our picture books the last few weeks and doing the unthinkable: setting some aside to get rid of. It’s like I’ve got two sides when it comes to this: my minimalist side and my bibliophile side. I want to get rid of everything but I want to keep the books. So, I’ve come to a decision…

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The Best Funny Poetry Books for Kids - great for poetry tea time.

The Best Funny Poetry Books for Kids


Since April is Poetry Month I wanted to share a list of our favorite poetry books. I’ve actually already shared some of our all-time favorite poetry books so I thought I would great a list with a twist: our favorite¬†funny¬†poetry books. My kids love poetry, maybe it is because they are young yet, but I personally think the reason they…

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The Best Adoption Picture Books

The Best Adoption Picture Books


I can’t believe I’ve never shared an adoption picture book list here on the blog yet! Truth be told they aren’t the easiest of books to find, at least not good ones, but we’ve read a number of them and today we are sharing some of our favorites. Adoption is a topic that has always been on my heart, even…

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The Best Picture Books of 2018 – Part One


Now that we are a couple of months into 2018 I wanted to share some of our favorite picture books that have been published so far this year! We have previously shared our absolute favorite picture books from 2017 and the ones from 2016. I already feel like I know some of these books will be making it onto the…

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