With life constantly throwing reminders at me that my kids are, in fact, growing up (cell phones, sleepovers, bike riding to school -- EEK!), I often get swept up in the everyday craziness of just trying to keep up with it all. Half the time they don't want to talk to me, let alone listen to me, and,…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on September 19, 2013 at 11:05am — No Comments
My oldest child is seven. He currently reads on a third grade level, but his lack of interest or motivation affects his ability to understand what he reads sometimes. Maybe I push him too hard....strong maybe! He absolutely loves playing games on the computer which works out fine for me, because we have two computers in the office. So, while I'm doing work or blogging, he is on his dad's computer right across from…Continue
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Emergent literacy and early reading are incredibly important to the future literacy success of student. The skills and habits they form from birth through about 8 years old are the most crucial to their future learning, so it is an important time to expose students to books and…Continue
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Babies begin to hear your voice around 16 after they are conceived. So they begin learning how to listen while inside of the womb. As, your babies hearing develops they will begin hearing other sounds besides their mommy’s voice and can even recognize those sounds once he or she is born. A baby is similar to a sponge and takes in everything that he or she hears or sees, even before they are born. If you don’t want your child to exposed to certain language or behaviors, you should…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on January 3, 2013 at 9:38pm — No Comments
One of my absolute favorite things to do with my kids is to read to them. Since I happen to have a borderline obsession with children's books, I get absolutely giddy when they want to share in my love of literature. That's why the bedtime story is one of my most treasured times of the day -- that is, until one of my twins decides to moon me right in the freakin' middle of…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on July 12, 2012 at 4:47pm — No Comments
The other night I was stressed and not feeling well - and I couldn't seem to shake the blues. As I sat on the couch, wondering how I could make myself feel better, I realized the answer was right in front of me.
I was, in fact, surrounded by old friends. Hesitating only a minute, I walked over to my bookshelves and began searching for a few favorites, some that I haven't touched in years.
There was "Misty of…
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Last year about this time a good friend tossed out the idea of reading as many of the Orange Prize long list books as possible before the Long list became a short list.
The books I read from last year ranged from about four or five…Continue
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CLICK HERE for my review and giveaways of Kiss of the Vampire by Cynthia Garner and Darkness Bound by Stella Cameron…Continue
Added by Kimberly Scott on March 8, 2012 at 3:44pm — No Comments
Last year Amazon launched a Lending Library for Kindleand Kindle app with over 11,000 libraries across the US. This means that if you have a library card you can check out ebooks from your local library and instantly start reading them on your Kindle device.
Now, most people think that these free books include only…Continue
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Tiger Tales has books for boys! Check out the link for a chance to win Truck Party. http://dld.bz/azmkp
Added by Kristi Bernard on November 15, 2011 at 7:53pm — No Comments
Tiger Tales Books has a great new twist on the Three Billy Goats Fluff. http://dld.bz/ayPS4
Added by Kristi Bernard on November 13, 2011 at 6:25pm — No Comments
Hi everybody, Good Morning, How r u all today ? It's been long time since my last blog post, but anyways m back, u may continue…Continue
Added by Fiza Khan on October 18, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Since I stated the Mymcbooks Birthday Library in July, we have given every child signed up to this program a free book. To take part in this birthday giveaway free (no random selection) click on the link to read more and sign up. Never to late…Continue
Added by Memorable Children Books & Gifts on September 30, 2011 at 3:07pm — No Comments
Live on CreateChatter™ TV, we will be discussing our first young adult novel, Enchantment. Written by Charlotte Abel, Enchantment is the romantic struggle of a teen wanting her first love and her parents protecting her virtue.
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Come join the fun at Kristi's Book Nook!
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