If You Take a Child to the Library …

Every day, we get lots of new children’s books here in the Tub. So many, in fact, my office is beginning to look like a library … and, to borrow a turn of phrase that Laura Neumeroff uses … If you think about the library you think about great books … and if you think about great books, you’ll think about great memories … and if you think about great memories, you want to share them with your kids! So as I sit here staring at my own personal “stacks,” I remember my childhood visits to the library. Going to the library was probably how I got hooked on books in the first place. I remember wandering in and out … Read more

Just One More Book

Have you heard? Just One More Book is a resource to help you find and share great books with children. JOMB posts podcasts (which you can stream to your computer or download to your iPod) three times each week.From the Just One More Book website: “Each episode is an informal discussion of one of our family’s favourite children’s books, an interview with an author, illustrator or other kidlit enthusiast, a literacy related discussion or an audio review submitted by a JOMB listener.” We are happy to add Just One More Book to our Special Places list. Andrea and Mark think like we do: connect kids with great books, share them together, and create some fabulous memories. Stop by, listen to … Read more