Does your thingamajig work?

Mrs. Toggle’s Zipper by Robin Pulver, illustrated by R.W. Alley is a funny story about a teacher who is stuck in her snow jacket with no “thingamajig” to unzip it. The whole school gets involved and tries to help, including the school nurse and the principal. As so often happens in school, the custodian saves … Read more…

A winter tale about friendship…

The Mitten by Jan Brett All Jan Brett books are uniquely special; there are 2 stories in each book! There is the main story, pictures and text that weave a delightful tale. AND, there is the picture story that wraps around the page and tells a different tale. In this story, a mitten is lost … Read more…

A holiday story that sparkles!

 Christmas Lights by Ann Fearrington A family goes for a drive to see all the beautiful lights in their town! What a great idea to follow the family in the book! Covers pulled back, loveys in place, water bottle filled and next to the bed. Put your children in their pajamas and coats and off … Read more…

Celebrate Christmas in Mexico at your house!

It’s Book Club Monday, here’s our book pick: The Night of Las Posadas by Tomie dePaola The celebration of Las Posadas started in Spain and spread to Mexico; it celebrates the journey of Mary and Joseph and their search for shelter in Bethlehem. Las Posadas is celebrated from December 16 through the 24th. In this … Read more…