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A Christmas Dress for Ellen
Nicole and I read this book together. We both gave it 5 stars, because we love the story and the illustrations. We like this story because it is a tru ...more
Dec 14, 2008
Dec 15, 2008
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
I love this replica of the original Rudolph. It is so vintage and fun. I like Robert Lewis May's story of writing the story for his little girl as muc ...more
Jan 2013
Nov 26, 2013
Cinderella Skeleton
We read this last night. This is a really fun Halloween Story. Although it is a Cinderella story it has a fun twist, instead of losing her shoe the pr ...more
Sep 2008
Sep 24, 2008
The Boy Who Ate America
I quite liked this book. The rhyming is nice and it is fun seeing him eat up America.
The ending is the best, which will leave you with a nice teaching
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Oct 07, 2013
Santa's New Suit
I have actually had this book for a long time. I have a soft place in my heart when it comes to this book. My sister Denise gave this book to me when ...more
Dec 2011
Dec 21, 2011
The Gremlins: The Lost Walt Disney Production, A Royal Air Force Story by Flight Lieutenant Roald Dahl
I feel like we were tricked into buying this book. We got it while visiting Pearl Harbor. It was sealed in cellophane, marked special edition "The Los ...more
Jun 2011
Jun 29, 2011
A Beasty Story
I read this book to my nephew Sawyer about 10 times. We both think that it is really fun. I plan on buying it to add to my halloween collection.

Jun 2012
Jun 27, 2012
The Scariest Monster in the Whole Wide World
This book is about parents who want to pick out their child's Halloween costume. This really happens to poor kids, I mean really children don't get to ...more
Sep 2011
Sep 13, 2011
Lily's Crossing
This book started out really slow for me. I think it is a great book about friendship. I would love for my girls to read it, I am just not sure if it ...more
Sep 2010
Sep 07, 2010
The Relatives Came
I just read this book to a group of children at a Grandparents Day Activity. I love this book. I love the pictures and the feeling of family together ...more
Apr 2009
Apr 27, 2009
Let Me Hold You Longer (Kingsbury, Karen)
This has to be one of my top ten picture books. I got this book when Nicole was little and potty training, after reading it my whole attitude changed ...more
Jan 2004
Jun 02, 2009
Who Is Your Favorite Monster, Mama?
I read this cute little book to my would be nephew Stockton.
He is such a cutie and loves listening to books and of course I love reading them, to any
Jan 2012
Jan 27, 2012
Jake Goes Peanuts
I loved the name of the book. The art work was really bizarre, and I actually liked it. This is a great book to read to children to get them to start ...more
Sep 2014
Sep 29, 2014
11 Birthdays (Willow Falls, #1)
Nicole got this book at the Scholastic Book Fair. I really enjoyed it. It is a really cute book for an 11 year old. The story line has been done befor ...more
Jun 10, 2010
Jun 10, 2010
The Three Robbers
This book was recommended to me as a Halloween read. I am not to sure about that. It was a fun little story and it is over 50 years old. I believe tha ...more
Sep 30, 2014
Sep 29, 2014
This is a an exciting picture book with tons to look at. Children will love to look and talk to you about all of the crazy stuff happening on each pag ...more
Jun 2011
Jun 27, 2011
Unknown Book 10756826
We got this book on vacation right out in front of the GIovanni Shrimp Truck. We met the author and he was a really friendly guy with a love for writi ...more
Jun 2011
Jun 29, 2011
ABC's of Hawaii
I love getting children's books on vacation. This one was really cute because all of the letters stood for something particular about Hawaii. It also ...more
Jun 12, 2011
Jun 27, 2011
Too Many Toys
This is my number 1 children's book that I bought in 2009. I really loved this book. The pictures are fabulous and the story will make you chuckle. I ...more
Jan 2009
Feb 25, 2010
Kimo's Summer Vacation
This is a story about a little boy that isn't going anywhere for his summer vacation. (Don't feel too bad for him, because he lives in Hawaii.) This w ...more
Jun 2011
Jun 27, 2011
Who Will I Be?: A Halloween Rebus Story
Reading Halloween books with my little nephew Sawyer again. I think he said it best when he said, "ah I give that book about a 3" Well said. We are re ...more
Oct 08, 2014
Oct 10, 2014
The Very Cranky Bear
This is just a simple picture book, but what I like about it most is how all the different animals think they know what will make the bear happy. Peop ...more
Jun 2010
Jun 10, 2010
Tickle Monster
I read this book with Megan at a boutique. I totally had to refrain from buying it, because it was so darn cute and I really did want it. I can just i ...more
Jun 16, 2009
Jun 17, 2009
Ten Dogs in the Window: A Countdown Book
I think that the reason I am giving this such a high review is because I have such happy memories of reading this one to my children. And then even be ...more
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Oct 12, 2009
The Widow's Broom
A very original book, with a nice little spin. I feel like this book would not only be a great read for children, but it has a lot to discuss.

Sep 2014
Sep 22, 2014
Creepy Carrots!
I just had to read this book because it was listed as one of the top Halloween books. I am not to sure about that? However, this was a fun book to rea ...more
Sep 2014
Sep 22, 2014
Big Pumpkin
Wow! I couldn't believe how many Halloween books the library had. I really loved this one. In Sawyer's words, "It was sooo good." This is one I would ...more
Jan 2011
Sep 02, 2011
Frankenstein Takes the Cake
I am not sure that this is a great book to read to children I feel like it is more suited for adults. I would have given the book one star but, the ad ...more
Jan 2014
Sep 15, 2014
Chester, I Love You
I read this book because my friend Jen highly recommended it. I definitely should have read it to a few kids, cause reading it alone took me way to lo ...more
Nov 2012
Dec 07, 2012
The Littlest Pumpkin
This would be a great book to read before going to the pumpkin patch to pick out your pumpkins. This really was one of my favorite things to do when a ...more
Sep 2014
Sep 22, 2014
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