Book of the Week: Millie Fierce Sleeps Out


    Little girls can be strong and fierce and brave—and sometimes their ferocity is just the thing they need to save the day. Jane Manning wrote one of my favorite children's books I've reviewed over the past two years called , Millie Fierce, and she doesn't disappoint with her latest adventure with this rather fun-loving and feisty character.  Millie Fierce Sleeps Out is a sweet tale of a fierce little girl who knows that being too fierce can ruin parties or even make friends cry.  So she decided to keep herself fierce-free all summer long and was rewarded by her mother with promise of a sleep out.  Yes, a sleep over in her very own backyard!  She imaged it as adventurous as the Amazon jungle or even Mars!  There was so much to see and explore! Her best friend, Maya, was coming as was her cousin Lizzie.  She worked hard at planning this fun sleepover in … [Read more...]

Woodrow for President Children’s Picture Book Giveaway


Woodrow for President is a great children's picture book to help you teach your children about the electoral process. What it means to run for President of the United States, manage a campaign, organize volunteers, etc.  This cute book is very detailed oriented and thorough but easy enough for my six year old to follow the story. Make sure to read my interview with Cheryl Shaw Barnes, the illustrator and half of this husband-wife team who wrote this book in our Book of the Week section. They have provided us with two copies of Woodrow for President for some lucky mates!  Valued at $16.95 per book.  Good luck!   a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]