Tag Archives: fall

9 Children’s Books About Trees

Occasionally I hit upon a theme that I would enjoy reading about with my kids and discover that authors have not been inspired to write about the theme. (Backyard wildlife in winter comes to mind.) I was concerned that the … Continue reading

Posted in Ages 3+, Ages 4+, Ages 5+, Ages 6+, Ages 7+, Ages 8+ | Tagged , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

10 Children’s Books to Celebrate Thanksgiving

Good food. Family. Thankfulness. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. However, my kids have thus far been underwhelmed by the holiday, nestled as it is between two holidays (Halloween and Christmas) that ooze kid-appeal. Here is a list of Thanksgiving picture books … Continue reading

Posted in Ages 2+, Ages 3+, Ages 4+, Ages 5+, Ages 6+, Ages 7+, Ages 8+ | Tagged , , , | 11 Comments

10 Children’s Books About Fall

Ahhhh…fall. My favorite season of the year is upon us. I hope that reading fall-themed books with my kids will help us fully soak in and appreciate the season. Here are ten books to get kids excited about making apple … Continue reading

Posted in Ages 2+, Ages 3+, Ages 4+, Ages 5+, Ages 6+, Ages 7+, Ages 8+ | Tagged , , , | 25 Comments

9 Back to School Picture Books

I first discovered the power of books to prepare kids for new or scary experiences after a harrowing doctor’s visit with my then 2-year-old son. My son had made a scene while getting shots, and he and I were both … Continue reading

Posted in Ages 3+, Ages 4+, Ages 5+, Ages 6+, Ages 7+, Ages 8+ | Tagged , , , | 14 Comments