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Karen rated a book 2 of 5 stars
iRules by Janell Hofmann
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Blah, Blah - for a tech book it takes a long time to get to a point. So long, in fact, if I was reading this online I would have hit CTL ALT DEL. Stick with it. There is value here.
Karen rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Learning Habit by Stephanie Donaldson-Pressman
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Excellent description of how to be a successful individual. Although the book is about homework, the learning habits are spelled out and if followed - success will be yours! This book is so packed full of information you must read it and then read it...more
Karen rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Stress Free Kids by Lori Lite
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Purchased for our parenting collection and to sum this book up in one sentence...Run out to your local library or bookstore and get this book. This is one of the best books for parents I have read in a long time. Even though it does not say - PUT DOW...more
Karen rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Quiet Kids by Christine Fonseca
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Purchased for our parenting collection. I found the book to be a little confusing. The author skips information from parenting to school teachers. I think some parents might just put this book back. The subject is worthy but the delivery is less than...more
Karen rated a book 2 of 5 stars
1, 2, 3 to the Zoo by Eric Carle
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Having picked this up to use as a counting book with 2 year old children, I was surprised at the last train car. Math and math concepts often showcase numbers and patterns. Why then does the last train car not continue the same animal to count? Yes,...more
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"Purchased for our parenting collection at the public library. A little preachy. Perhaps the parent will put the book down before reading through and g...more "
Karen rated a book 3 of 5 stars
My Toddler Talks by Kimberly Scanlon
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Purchased for our parenting collection at the public library. Will be helpful to some parents who are unsure how to just play with a toddler. The book is organized into sections Materials, play, beginninh, middle, end and language techniques. The lon...more
Karen rated a book 1 of 5 stars
A mammoth in the fridge by Michaël Escoffier
A mammoth in the fridge
by Michaël Escoffier
read in October, 2014
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Having just finished another of this author's books, I find myself once again confused. The concept is cute. I am however wondering about the author's Fire Department. I know of NO FIREMAN WHO WOULD WALK AWAY FROM AN EMERGENCY.
Karen rated a book 1 of 5 stars
Take Away the A by Michaël Escoffier
Take Away the A
by Michaël Escoffier
read in October, 2014
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I guess I had to highlight one star to say I did not like this picture book. First, a picture book is usually written for young children. Second, a alphabet picture book should be written with examples children understand. I thought the book was clev...more
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Watership Down by Richard Adams
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