Tag Archives: books for preschoolers

Ollie’s Halloween, by Olivier Dunrea

Little goslings love Halloween!  Silly costumes, yummy treats, and a whole mess of hooting, howling, and creeping around the farm make this a great holiday for these baby geese.  They have so much fun together on Halloween.  But little Ollie … Continue reading

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Kids Vs Cavities, by Peter Galante, illustrated by Felipe Kolb

Timmy LOVES his sweets, but he HATES to brush his teeth.  He hates brushing his teeth so much, that when his teeth get fed up with the neglect and hit the road one night, he is overjoyed.  Too bad he … Continue reading

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Three Bears in a Boat, by David Soman

When Dash, Theo and Charlie accidentally break their Mama Bear’s very special blue seashell, they decide that the only way to save their skins is to find her a new one before she finds out.  So they set off in … Continue reading

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Starfall.com

This is another departure from my usual format, because this website, starfall.com, is really a ‘learn to read’ site, and not a simple database of stories like I usually review.  Doing a synopsis and review of one of the stories … Continue reading

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My Blue Bunny Bubbit, by Maggie Smith

There’s nothing like having a special friend who is almost exactly your age, who understands everything you are thinking and feeling, who has great ideas, is stuffed with kisses, and is perfect for snuggling up with at bedtime.  It’s even … Continue reading

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The Diggers are Coming, by Susan Steggall

When a new construction project needs to get underway, it takes an army of people and machines, working together, to get the job done.  Wreckers and planners, mixers and tippers, bulldozers and cranes all show up and do their thing. … Continue reading

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The Brave Monkey Pirate, by Hayes Roberts

Nobody likes getting shots, not even the infamous monkey pirate, Modi.  When he visits the doctor with his mom and hears that he has to get his scurvy immunization the next day, he is a little worried.  Luckily for him, … Continue reading

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The Watermelon Seed, by Greg Pizzoli

Everyone knows there is nobody in this world who loves chomping, slurping and gulping down copious amounts of juicy watermelon more than a crocodile.  At any time of day, any season of the year, any year of life, a crocodile … Continue reading

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Our New Baby, DK First Steps

When a family of 3 becomes a family of 4, there are a lot of adjustments to be made, and it’s easy for a child to become overwhelmed by the changes to their little world.  Our New Baby is a … Continue reading

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Old Mikamba Had a Farm, by Rachel Isadora

We all know what kind of animals Old McDonald had on his farm, and how they went oink, oink here and moo, moo there, quack, quack here and baa, baa there.  But have you ever heard of Old McDonald’s very … Continue reading

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