Category Archives: Early Reader

Jasper John Dooley: Not in Love by Caroline Adderson (172)

This is the last book in the Jasper John Dooley Series.  I loved reading all of these books. It was a great day of reading! Jasper and Ori are not only best friends, neighbours and fellow knights; they’re reading buddies … Continue reading

Posted in Author from Vancouver, Early Reader, Fiction | Leave a comment

Jasper John Dooley: Left Behind by Caroline Adderson (171)

Here is my review of the second book in the Jasper John Dooley series. This book is just as fun and interesting as the first one. Jasper loves his Wednesday visits with Nan. She has an elevator to ride up … Continue reading

Posted in Author from Vancouver, Early Reader, Fiction | Leave a comment

Jasper John Dooley: Star of the Week by Caroline Adderson (170)

I am continuing of my reading of Caroline Adderson’s books. What a treat!  She is such a great writer! This series of books that I am reading consists of 3 books. This is the first book in the series. At … Continue reading

Posted in Author from Vancouver, Early Reader, Fiction, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Troubles with Bubbles by Frank B. Edwards and John Bianchi (163)

This is a wonderfully funny picture book for kids about bubbles. It will keep children smiling and laughing. The illustrations are hilarious. These delightfully simple stories offer very young readers the opportunity to read a book all by themselves. By … Continue reading

Posted in Early Reader | Leave a comment

Why Does Money Matter? By Rachel Eagen (104)

What a great question for kids. Money matters for so many different reasons, yet few kids really know why. This book answers a lot of questions about money such as how much we should give to charity, what we should … Continue reading

Posted in Early Reader, Money, Nonfiction, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Jane, the Fox and Me (42)

This is a wonderful graphic novel for kids 9 to 12. It is a compelling story that is also humorous. But the themes of persevering and believing in oneself are at the forefront of this book. Helene is a beautiful, … Continue reading

Posted in Author from Montreal, Early Reader, Educational book, Empowerment, Picture Book | Leave a comment

Martyn Godfrey (102)

Here She Is, Ms. Teeny-Wonderful By Martyn Godfrey This is a great middle-grader written by a Canadian writer. Martyn Godfrey captures the angst of the early teenage mind in a humorous way. This book was part of our Canadian Book … Continue reading

Posted in Early Reader, Empowerment, Fiction, Lives of girls, Rating: 5+ Stars, Teen Book | Leave a comment