Let’s Go ABC! Things That From A to Z by: Rhonda Gowler Greene Illustrated by: Daniel Kirk

The alphabet comes to zooming, vrooming life with vehicles for every letter, A to Z! A big, boxy bus drives up for letter B, a kayak floats by for letter K, and a rocket blasts off for letter R. A fun and thrilling range of planes, trains, automobiles, and more take readers on a ride […]

Space Boy and the Snow Monster by Dian Curtis Regan and illustrated by Robert Neubecker

Mateo loved this book! He loves monsters so this Snow Monster is his favorite monster at the present time!!  I loved the illustrations, the pace of the book and the fun adventure that unfolds. We have read it a few times and after I read it to him, he proceeds to tell me his version of […]

Aliens Get the Sniffles Too! Ahhh-Choo! by Katy Duffield

Mateo really enjoys this book! He loves the vibrant pictures and the alien family in the story. This is one we read at bedtime and Mateo loves to describe what he thinks is going on within the pages. We end up making up a different story every time. It is really fun and easy to do […]

If I Were a Kangaroo (A Bedtime Tale) by Mylisa Larsen

I loved this book!! A perfect little love story from a parent to their baby.

Froggy Goes to Grandma’s by Jonathan London

Froggy visits his grandmother and they have a blast together! This book reminds me of my boys and their grandma. My sons are very lucky to have a fun grandma just like Froggy!!  This is a perfect book for everyone especially for those who love their grandmothers.

Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri

Dragons Love Tacos! This is true! Dragons are just like me and you! They love all kinds of tacos!!  We loved this story! The illustrations are clean, bright and exciting! If you love tacos and dragons, even if you don’t, you will gobble up this book! Mateo’s Favorite Bean, Cheese and Bacon Taco 1 Flour […]

Dad and the Dinosaur by Gennifer Choldenko & Dan Santat

Froggy Goes to the Library by Jonathan London

We loved this book. As a librarian myself, we see so many Froggy’s in the library even at the high school level and that’s OK!  It is great for kids to be excited to visit their library; there is always something for everyone! Libraries should be a lively place, I think it is important to […]

Mateo’s Must Reads of 2014

  I had a great first year reading with Mateo.  We started reading to him the day he was born (Happy Birthday to  You by Dr. Seuss &  Where the Wild Things Are).  After a few months, he was able to crawl and grab his own books. It is safe to say these are his top […]

My First Batman Book: Touch and Feel (DC Super Heroes)

The first book every comic book geek Dad will want to read to his child! And the first-ever touch-and-feel Batman book. Each of 6 spreads in this irresistibly cool package features classic Batman art and a special interactive feature. Budding Batman fans can: ·        Lift-the-flap to uncover Batman’s alter-ego, Bruce Wayne ·        See a glow-in-the-dark […]