Improving a child’s ability (& desire) to learn
Clare Cannon | May 17 2013 | comment  
Build skills and excite interests that will stay with a child for life.

The Stamp Collector
Jennifer Minicus | Feb 20 2013 | comment  
A simple book with a profound message.

Video Review: Best New Books for 4 to 8 Year Olds
Clare Cannon | May 8 2012 | comment  
Check out this stunning mix of new books for young children.

Second Fiddle
Clare Cannon | Apr 21 2012 | comment  
A beautiful story of friendship, of heroism, of art, music, culture and creativity all threaded together in one amazing adventure.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Clare Cannon | Oct 31 2010 | comment  
It’s something for a book series to turn thousands of reluctant-reader middle primary kids into book enthusiasts who are starting to write their own life stories.

Word After Word After Word
Jennifer Minicus | Aug 14 2010 | comment  
Lucy and her classmates discover the writer inside of them when a guest visits their class.

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