How To Encourage Kids To Read Picture Books and Why

     Yesterday I was in the store to pick up a pair of PJ’s and a soccer ball. While walking through the book section […]

Hubert Horatio & Clarice Bean by Lauren Child

BOOK REVIEW: Ever since Mary Poppins and ‘supercalifragilisticexpialidocius” I have been a fan of long words. So I was delighted to find another favourite long word ‘floccinaucihilipilification’ in Lauren Child’s Hubert Horatio. What is your most favourite extremely very long word?

Easy Early Chapter Books – I

When do children move from picture books to chapter books? The allure of reaching for something more challenging is inherent in human nature which is […]