Monthly Archives: April 2019

More Than Balloons by Lorna Crozier (178)

I recently picked up some books by Lorna Crozier for poetry month and the Canadian Book Review Challenge.  So, I will be reviewing these books that I read over the next few blog posts. What a joy to read Crozier’s … Continue reading

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This is Me and Where I am by Joanne Fitzgerald (177)

This is a great picture books for kids of all ages about their place in the world. Many kids wonder if they matter. This picture book will show them that they do indeed matter a LOT! Children are so inquisitive! … Continue reading

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Homes by Abu Bakr Al Rabeeah and Winnie Yeung (176)

This is a refugee story like no other that I have ever read. It is endearing and absolutely marvelous. This book is an intimate view of the Syrian civil war through the eyes of a ten-year-old boy as he struggles … Continue reading

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Horizon by Barry Lopez (175)

When I saw this book on the new book shelf at my local library, I knew I had to read it. The cover absolutely had me sold on giving this book a read. And I am SO happy I did. … Continue reading

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Live Happy by Kortney and Dave Wilson (174)

This is a great book about how to make your house a home. It is a book that can be used by us all to create that special place where we can all look forward to coming home to every … Continue reading

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Happy Parents, Happy Kids by Ann Douglas (173)

This is a wonderful book about how we should parent our children at all ages. Parents are there to show their kids how to be their best. However, this means that parents have to be their best themselves before they … Continue reading

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The Greatest Athlete by Mark Hebscher (172)

This is an interesting book about Canada’s first Olympic Gold Medalist, and much more. There are more lessons embedded in these pages that I can mention in a short blog post such as this. When the author asked himself a … Continue reading

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