Browsing Category : Picture Books

Charming Book About a Rock?


This is a charming book about a rock?  Yup, even this small grey mineral can be the star of the show.  The best part is that she can use her flexibility and imagination to become even more than a rock because this is how she rolls. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email…

We All Deserve Love


Today I have a picture book that shows kids that we all deserve love!  It seems fitting to profile this book right after Mother’s Day.  I mean our kids are not always at their best but we love them through it all, even when they are little stinkers! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by…

Let the Book Battle Begin


Let the book battle begin as our two characters can’t seem to get enough of a good story.  I am not too discouraged when the argument is over who gets to read a book.  Those are the kind of disagreements I can get behind! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you…

Gift of a Book Every Month


Today I am sharing a subscription book box with you so that you can give the gift of a book every month.  I loved these services when my kids were young.  I always discovered hidden treasures that I would read over and over again with my children and it gave them the sense that the gift of a book was…

Book About Love and Loss


Today I have a book about love and loss.  This story just won a Caldicott Honor so I am not the only one enchanted by the verse and the illustrations.  It is a beautiful way to introduce the idea of the cycle of life and the inevitable death of a pet. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook,…

Beautiful Book for Mothers and Daughters


Today I have a beautiful book for mothers and daughters.  It is a reminder for girls to be adventurous, love who they are and be themselves.  The best part, it also encourages them to make their beds! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you don’t miss a single story that…

Reading Is an Anytime Activity


Today I have a book that reminds kids that reading is an anytime activity.  Who doesn’t love a story that encourages kids to pick up a book whenever the mood strikes? Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you don’t miss a chance to show kids that reading on the potty…

Power to the Puppy


Power to the puppy is the theme of today’s book.  It there is anything that can turn around a town that is all work and no play, a cute, adorable, doe-eyed puppy can!  Kids will get a kick out of a group of folks that are afraid of all those winsome, lovable and endearing canines. Don’t forget to follow One Great…

Cute Book About Siblings


Today I have a really cute book about siblings.  Do you ever find that one child wants just what his or her sister/brother has acquired?  If this has happened to you, then this book is a perfect addition to your family.  And it has adorable guinea pigs, I mean come on. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook,…

Can a Bad Seed Ever Be Good?


Today I have a book that answers the age-old question, “Can a bad seed ever be good?”  I don’t want to spoil the ending but … YES!  It isn’t so easy after our seed drops out of the sunflower.  There is that incident at the baseball game and life under the bleachers which is less than ideal, but our seed…