Monthly Archives: January 2014

On My Way to Bed, by Sarah Maizes, illustrated by Michael Paraskevas

It’s hard on a little person when mom insists that it is time for bed when everyone knows that “bed is for tired people,” and Livi is certainly not tired.  On her way to bed, she is a circus acrobat, … Continue reading

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When Cows Fly, by Tom Watson

Jake just loves his peaceful country life.  He loves the green hills and the pristine lake and his friendly cows and the peaceful silence of nature.  All that changes when Capital City decides start dumping its garbage next to his … Continue reading

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Dinosaur Kisses, by David Ezra Stein

There are so many things for a young tyrannosaurus rex to do on her first day out of the egg.  Dinah wants to try out all the great new things she can do with her feet- STOMP!- and her mouth- … Continue reading

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Stuck With the Blooz, by Caron Levis, illustrated by Jon Davis

“Sunday morning I felt a damp breeze.  I heard squishy steps and a sloshy knock on the door.  And I knew.  The Blooz.”  What’s a kid to do when the Blooz comes to your house uninvited, drips itself into your … Continue reading

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The Angry Chicken, by Jeroen van der Veen

 Something is amiss with the animals at the farm.  Chelsea the chicken is very, very angry with the new brown chicken that has unexpectedly shown up and taken her spot on the fence.  She is so angry that she doesn’t … Continue reading

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