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Adult Books to Watch


Since I have been off at Book Expo I thought I would do something for the parents who read and support this blog. I frequently get asked for adult book recommendations to supplement my kid picks, but I frankly just don’t have time to read that much and still function.  However, this trip I made sure to find out the adult…

Easter Book Baskets


It has always been tradition in our family to give Easter Book Baskets.  I fill the kid’s baskets full of books, but of course never forget a chocolate bunny and some Peeps, I mean what is Easter without those?  I am reposting last years baskets because my sons are now 18 and 15 and their book choices are more adult…

Magazine Subscriptions Are a Great Gift for Kids


Magazine subscriptions are a great gift for kids.  Not only do they encourage reading, but kids get a monthly present in the mail, which is always a special treat!  I have a plethora of choices that I give for the holidays to my kids as well as my nieces and nephews.  I have even found a few from the UK that deliver stateside…

Gift Book Box Subscriptions for Kids


Well it is time to think about holiday shopping.  You can’t put it off any longer.  But I am here to help with some wonderful gift book box subscriptions for kids.  These subscriptions focus primarily on picture books and YA.  Unfortunately trying to do a box for middle grade readers can be quite difficult given the variety of topic choices in…