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Visiting Gone-Away Lake

Elizabeth Enright (1909-1968) was an award-winning American author. She wrote for children and adults, and also worked as an illustrator. I remember three of her books from my childhood. 298 more words


Guest author, Deanie Humphrys-Dunne

Today, we have a special guest at my pad, author Deanie Humphrys-Dunne.  She’s a super nice person who’s also known as the “horse tale lady.” Her books feature horses, and always impart valuable life lessons to kids.   1,150 more words

Animal Stories For Kids

I, Funny series

  1. I, Funny (2012)
  2. I Even Funnier (2013)
  3. I Totally Funniest (2015)

“If this comedy thing doesn’t work out, I could always get a job as a library cart.” – Jamie Grimm… 375 more words

Book Review

Is Goosebumps too scary?

When we were younger, the Goosebumps series by author R.L Stein was a popular series for young readers. This series was mainly a horror series for young people, but it also incorporated hints of mystery and crime. 580 more words

Children's Books

A Month of Bedtime Stories

A Month of Bedtime Stories: Thirty-One Bite-Sized Tales of Wackiness and Wonder for the Retiring Child
by Neil Roy McFarlane

A wonderful collection of tales told in the 2nd person, putting your child into the adventures. 159 more words

5 Star

There is a Season

As a homeschool mom there’s a constant struggle for designating specific “school times” through out the day.  She is learning that education is a life pursuit, and at four can tell you that.   528 more words


Reading Now

Reading is a passion I kept on the back burner for the last 4 years. Something about 2 small boys makes it harder to escape into other worlds. 648 more words