Tag Archives : Funny

The Epic Battle of Rock Paper Scissors


Today I have the epic battle of Rock Paper Scissors. You’ve played the game, now it’s time to find out where it all started.  Every household item is fair game in the quest for victory.  Dinosaur chicken nuggets are on notice, computer printers are on high alert and clothespins had better watch their backs when rock, paper and scissors are…

Must Have Easter Picture Book


Well, I had to share the story that is our must have Easter picture book.  Not one of my kids can resist the Dumb Bunnies and while it may not be a conventional choice, we have fond memories of reading this one until the book fell apart.  Dare I say that my kids even requested it when it wasn’t Easter!  We…

Imagine a Class with No Teacher


Can you imagine a class with no teacher?  Well in this book, the kids in class 507 don’t have to imagine anything.  They are living the dream. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you don’t miss any books that might just dash you kids fantasies.  Turns out that a teacher free…

Comical Picture Book


A comical picture book absolutely makes my day.  Now I never envisioned getting my Lion Degree, but hey, I can roar and look fierce with the best of them, just ask my kids! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you never miss a book with a wonderful sense of humor.…

Clever Early Reader Series


Today I have a clever early reader series.  This is the second book and I enjoyed it just as much as the first.  I love it when that happens!  Plenty of smart humor, a fair share of puns and an odd couple friendship make this a wonderful book to hand your new readers. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book…

History of a Criminal Mastermind


Today I have a book that takes kids back to the history of a criminal mastermind.  Yes Mattie Larimore was once a nice boy, and now kids can see how the thrill of a caper caused Mattie to realize that following the rules is not always the best course of action! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook,…

Everyone Loves Cupcakes


Ok, admit it.  Everyone loves cupcakes.  So how could I pass up a picture book with the perfect title?  This is from the duo who brought us Everyone Loves Bacon so I knew it would be irresistible, just like its namesake!  Now if they could write an adult book next, Everyone Loves a Glass of Chardonnay perhaps? Don’t forget to follow…

Where Is That Bear?


Today I have a book that tries to answer the age old question, where is that bear?  Now what is a reader supposed to do when they are promised a book about a certain mammal and they fail to show up for the story?  The hunt is on, not litteraly of course! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook,…

A Super Happy Series for New Readers


Today I have a super happy series for new readers!  This book is fun and giggles all the way with colorful and upbeat illustrations.  It impossible to stay grumpy when the super happy party bears are charming their way into the hearts of readers. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that…

Chapter Book Full of Heart and Laughs


Today I have a chapter book full of heart and laughs.  I recommended it recently to a few parents and despite being published a few years back, this book continues to delight kids.  This is the one story that got my then third grader to move up to chapter books.  With its very real look at the struggles in third grade, combined…