Book of the Week: Shark Vs. Train by Chris Barton

“If you think Superman vs. Batman would be an exciting matchup, wait until you see Shark vs. Train. In this hilarious and wacky picture book, Shark and Train egg each other on for one competition after another, including burping, bowling, Ping Pong, piano playing, pie eating, and many more! Who do YOU think will win, read more…

Book of the Week: Angelina Ballerina by Katharine Holabird & Helen Craig

  “Angelina is a pretty little mouse who wants more than anything else to become a ballerina. She dances all the time – even when she’s supposed to be doing chores or getting ready for school. Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mouseling, are in despair – but then they think of a plan. They decide read more…

Book of the Week: Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco

  “While gathering the ingredients for her grandmother’s “thunder cake,” a young girl begins to overcome her fear of storms.” Thunder Cake makes for a fantastic rainy day activity! This book is so interesting because it’s a true story written and illustrated by the author about her fear of storms growing up. It also includes read more…

Book of the Week: Jamberry by Bruce Degen

  “Hatberry Shoeberry In my canoeberry Under the bridge And over the dam Looking for berries Berries for jam They’re off…a boy and an endearing, rhyme-spouting bear, who squires him through a fantastic world of berries. And their adventure comes to a razzamatazz finale under a starberry sky.” Jamberry is a classic! It’s so fun read more…

Book of the Week: On Meadowview Street by Henry Cole

“Caroline lives on Meadowview Street. But where’s the meadow? Where’s the view? There’s nothing growing in her front yard except grass. Then she spots a flower and a butterfly and a bird and Caroline realizes that with her help, maybe Meadowview Street can have a meadow after all.” On Meadowview Street is a great book read more…