Easter Books for Kids

It just dawned on me, as I was preparing my Google adWords campaign, that I can post links to some of our favorite Easter books right here in the blog … so check ’em out. Some are more about Easter, some are just springtime and bunnies.Journey, Easter Journey by Dandi Daley Mackall. The story chronicles Jesus’ life, from birth to his death and resurrection. This is an Easter poem. The Golden Egg Book by Margaret Wise Brown. A bunny finds an egg and dreams of whats inside, and finds the reality better than he could have hoped. This book introduces friendship in a sweet, fun, manner. The Colt and the King by Marni McGee. An old donkey recalls the story … Read more

Boys + Books = Success

Check it out … Max Elliott Anderson has created a blog about books for boys. Here’s the link (you can also see it in our blogroll). Max is the guy you want to talk to about books and boys. He was a reluctant reader and has made it his mantra to write books that boys will want to read. Max also makes sure that his stories have a purpose; there is always a lesson (or two) about choices and consequences. You can read more about Max in the Reading Tub. Click here to see our interview. And here are some of Max’s books. Big Rig RustlersNewspaper CaperLegend of the White WolfSecret of Abbott’s CaveTerror at Wolf Lake This work by … Read more

THe Wash Rag, Winter 2007 (redux)

Sometimes the editor needs an editor. I just sent out an Email version of the newsletter, and man, the first three paragraphs about killed me! My apologies for the garbled transmission. But while I have your attention, there is one thing I want to expand on: reaching 1,000 books. For the average reader, adding another 90 books to their collection would take a long time (even with bargain books). But for a Book Reviewer, it isn’t that hard. In reality, we’ll probably have those 90 books in less than 10 weeks … before summer solstice arrives. Now, to have 1,000 book profiles completed. THAT will take a little bit longer! This work by Reading Tub is licensed under a Creative … Read more