Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

FOR THE WEEKEND share this Fall themed title with your child.  Pumpkin Soup is appropriate for children of all ages. Summary:Pumpkin Soup from Helen Cooper is a warm and vibrant book which touches on some of the trials of friendship. Everyday Cat,...
Gathering the Sun

Gathering the Sun

Hispanic Heritage Month  During National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15) we recognize the contributions made and the important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States and celebrate their heritage and culture. At...
Amazing Autumn

Amazing Autumn

FOR THE WEEKEND share this Fall themed title with your child.  Amazing Autumn is appropriate for children of all ages. Summary:Amazing Autumn from Jennifer Marino Walters and John Nez is the perfect book to cozy up with as the...
Empowering Parents to Engage Through Books

Empowering Parents to Engage Through Books

Empowering Parents to Engage Through Books As we enter into National Book Month, all of us at Raising A Reader were once again heartened by the Washington Post article late this summer, “How To Get Kids To Look Away From Their Screens and Take Pleasure in...
Whiffy Wilson the Wolf Who Wouldn’t Go to School

Whiffy Wilson the Wolf Who Wouldn’t Go to School

FOR THE WEEKEND share this title with your child.  Whiffy Wilson The Wolf Who Wouldn’t Go to School is appropriate for preschool age children. Summary:Whiffy Wilson The Wolf Who Wouldn’t Go to School from Caryl Hart and Leonie...
How Do Dinosaurs Go to School

How Do Dinosaurs Go to School

FOR THE WEEKEND share this title with your child.  How Do Dinosaurs Go to School is appropriate for school age children. Summary:How Do Dinosaurs Go to School from Jane Yolen and Mark Teague is a hilarious addition to the How Do Dinosaurs series....
Ruby the Copycat

Ruby the Copycat

FOR THE WEEKEND share this title with your child.  Ruby the Copycat is appropriate for school age children. Summary:Ruby the Copycat from Peggy Rathmann tells the story of Ruby in her new school. On Ruby’s first day she sits behind Angela who...
Late for School

Late for School

FOR THE WEEKEND share this title with your child.  Late for School is appropriate for school age children. Summary:Late for School is a lyrical adventure Smitty embarks on to make it to school on time. Smitty has never been late to school and black...
Rufus Goes to School

Rufus Goes to School

FOR THE WEEKEND share this title with your child.  Rufus Goes to School is appropriate for children of all ages. Summary:Rufus Goes to School is a truly wonderful tale of Rufus Leeroy Williams III, a little pig who longs to go to school. Rufus is...
Hoops

Hoops

FOR THE WEEKEND share this title with your child.  Hoops is appropriate for children of all ages. Summary:Hoops is a poetic understanding of basketball, the experience of the game, and the beauty of teamwork. Feel the rough roundness of the ball....