For those who are enthralled by construction work and tools, this is a surefire hit, and adults likewise will find themselves studying each page closely. It's no wonder Bean won a Horn Book/Boston Globe Award this year for Building Our House. Review from Sprout's Bookshelf.
101 Chapter Books to Read (or Hear) Before You Grow Up ***a lot of great kids books on this list. Reminds me of the couple of years spent working as the kid's department person in a book store. So much imagination is lost when we grow up.. and these books are great reminders--because afterall, most of us are still kids at heart.
A collection of 120 well-crafted, kid-friendly poems (some whimsical, some serious) that present a strong gospel message from new Testament stories and Scriptures. • Uses humor, fascinating facts from Scripture, down-to-earth analogies, a bit of imagination, and lots of bright, whimsical art. • Is written the way young elementary kids think. • Encourages the reader to find and read the story as written in Scripture.