Welcome to my obsession with children’s books–especially the ones that deal with everyday challenges in a fun and compelling way. I’ll share old classics, new gems, and everything in between to help support you and your kids (or just your kids if they like to read solo). Sign up and you’ll get my top-pick resources, delivered to your inbox each month on the full and new moon.

In A Jar Deborah Marcero (G.P. Putnam’s Son, 2020)

March 9, 2020

What if you could capture the beautiful moments of a sunset, a meteor shower or falling leaves in a jar? Collecting the wonders of winter, the newness of spring and the long days and shadows of summer, in a jar, may seem impossible to you and I. To Llewellyn and… Read More

The Starlight Claim Tim Wynne-Jones (Candlewick Press, 2019)

February 23, 2020

Set in the woods of Northern Ontario in the middle of a snowstorm, this mystery, wilderness survival story, will hold your interest until you turn the final page! Nate’s best friend’s body was never recovered after a tragic boat accident on Ghost Lake months before. Nate’s grief and guilt over… Read More