Open Books, PreK Books, Uncategorized

The Leaves are Falling One by One by Steve Metzger

The Leaves are Falling One by One by Steve Metzger and illustrated by Miriam Sagasti is a fun little book to the tune of "The Ants go Marching One by One."  It's near impossible to read the book without the tune, and the lyrics are pretty well composed. What I disliked: It's a fun nursery… Continue reading The Leaves are Falling One by One by Steve Metzger

Elementary Books, Open Books, PreK Books, Uncategorized

Purplicious by Victoria Kann & Elizabeth Kann, Pinkalicious series

Purplicious by Victoria Kann & Elizabeth Kann is a another colorful book in the Pinkalicious series intended for the preschool and early elementary audiences. What I disliked: Usually the books are cheerful and bright in the Pinkalicious series, but this one is a bit more somber with mean girls officially entering the scene.  Also, despite… Continue reading Purplicious by Victoria Kann & Elizabeth Kann, Pinkalicious series

Kids, Open Books, PreK Books, Uncategorized

Who’s Hiding, Disney, Winnie the Pooh, Animal Camouflage series

"Who's Hiding" is a hardcover Disney book, number eleven in the Animal Camouflage series, intended to be read to a preschool audience. What I disliked: It's Winnie the Pooh, not my favorite cartoon, but that's the only thing I can really complain about. What I liked: It is a great way to help preschoolers learn… Continue reading Who’s Hiding, Disney, Winnie the Pooh, Animal Camouflage series

Elementary Books, Kids, Open Books, PreK Books, Uncategorized

New Baby by Stan & Jan Berenstain, The Berenstain Bears’ series

"New Baby" by Stan & Jan Berenstain, part of the Berenstain Bears' series, is a 32 page soft cover book intended for ages 4-7, Lexile is AD620, meaning it is intended to be read to a child.  For our family, I read it to the preschoolers and by second grade they could read it themselves. … Continue reading New Baby by Stan & Jan Berenstain, The Berenstain Bears’ series