Zoo Animals, Birds, Cats, and More: New Read-Alouds October

We got lots of new picture books that would make great storytime read-alouds this month!!! (Not all were published in October, just new to me!) Not Yet, Zebra by Lou Kuenzler Toddler+ Zoo animals ABCs Super cute illustrations make this one good for me! Zoo animals and ABCs make it great! Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, … Continue reading Zoo Animals, Birds, Cats, and More: New Read-Alouds October

Resilient Refugees & Rebel Librarians : My October Reads

It was a slow reading month for me where children's books were concerned. I spent the first half of the month reading books for people my own age, so I only made it to a few this month. The links in the post lead to the book's Goodreads profile. The Fox Girl and the White … Continue reading Resilient Refugees & Rebel Librarians : My October Reads

Another Book With Frida Kahlo on the Cover: The Publishing Trend of Children’s Biographies of Women

In the past few years, there has been a proliferation of children's nonfiction books published that contain biographical profiles of several historical (and present-day) women. As a feminist, I love seeing this trend grow. We need updated and appealling books about women in kid lit. However, despite my excitement at seeing these books pop up … Continue reading Another Book With Frida Kahlo on the Cover: The Publishing Trend of Children’s Biographies of Women