Monthly Archives: May 2011

Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School and Other Scary Things

This is a chapter book for boys in 1st to 3rd grades, a little older than my usual book talks.  The Alvin Ho series is written by Lenore Look and illustrated by LeUyen Pham.  My 8-year-old enjoyed this book enough … Continue reading

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Interview with Suzette

Suzette is one of the two protagonists of my chapter book, The King and the Calico…in Paris.  I think you’ll really enjoy her personality. Brooke:  Welcome to the blog, Suzette.  Were you named for the crepes? Suzette licks a paw … Continue reading

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Shark vs. Train

We discovered Shark vs. Train by Chris Barton and Tom Lichtenheld at the library last year and I recently purchased the book for my youngest child.  Actually, we searched for it at the library after hearing a glowing review from … Continue reading

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