The ability to comprehend far exceeds a young child's ability to read.  Don't just read picture books to young children; expose them to great literature!

10 Books to read with your 4 - 7 year old: don't just read picture books to young children; expose them to great literature!


Inspired by reading about the wicked witch of the west, Kira Nichols created this polymer bookmark complete with ruby slippers. It's a reminder that polymer is a great medium for a quick laugh and or a fun well as for great art. The l [.

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank. “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.”. One of my favorites!

Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank (translated by B. With an introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt. [Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl, Mass Market Paperback – June


Weekly Photo Challenge: The Sign Says….

Book quote "That moment when you finish a book, look around, and realize that everyone is just carrying on with their lives as though you didn't just experience emotional trauma at the hands of a paperback".

memory keepers daughter

The Memory Keeper's Daughter / Kim Edwards. Can't say I enjoyed it - but, I couldn't put it down either.

Nicholas Sparks | Books by Nicholas Sparks

A Walk to Remember - Nicholas Sparks this book is worth reading. I am in love with the movie so I decided to finally read the book this year. I like the movie a little better though

Nights in Rodanthe

Nicholas Sparks "Nights in Rodanthe." The book was better than the movie.

Redeeming Love

Redeeming Love, by Francine Rivers is a historical romance novel set in the Gold Rush in California. The story is inspired by the book of Hosea from the Bible. Its central theme is to portray the redeeming love of God towards sinners.

Love Francine Rivers!

A Voice in the Wind -- Francine Rivers Book One in the Mark of the Lion Trilogy Historical Christian fiction