Calling All Animal Lovers – Have You Seen The Animal Book?


I don’t know about your children, but our children and our grandson LOVE animals. When they were little they couldn’t get enough of them – trips to the zoo, pets at home, a butterfly garden in Germany…if it had animals, we were going to see them. Last summer we took the Little Darling to the… 

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Let’s Get Ready…The Winter Olympics in Sochi begin February 7!


The Winter Olympics are just days away. Will you be watching? This year they will be held in Sochi, Russia. This will be the first time that the Russian Federation will host the Winter Games; the Soviet Union hosted the 1980 Summer Games in Moscow. The host city Sochi has a population of 400,000 people and… 

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Good Reads for Black History Month


As we celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. today…it’s not too early to be thinking about books for Black History Month coming up quickly in February. From artists, musicians, master chefs to firefighters, educators and slaves and statesmen, I think you will find there is a book here for everyone. Fifty Cents and a Dream Young… 

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Two Books with “Guides” on How to Run Away From Home!


Depending on how old your children are – you might have heard those familiar words…”I am so ___ I’m going to run away from home!” Am I right? And, if you are a grandparent, like I am, I feel certain that you just might have heard them, at least once. And…quite possibly…you said them to… 

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