Superheroes Are Human Too

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Today I have a clever book that reminds us that superheroes are human too.  They can have the same problems as your average kid and while they may have the swagger of a someone invincible, they can make mistakes just like the best of us. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or by email so…

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Great Book for Kids Starting Middle School

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Today I have a great book for kids starting middle school, or frankly for kids already there.  What tween wouldn’t like a book that gets the challenges of middle school that parents will just never understand! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or by email so that you don’t miss a single story that will…

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A Sophisticated Book of Trucks

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Today I have a sophisticated book of trucks.  I know, you think of demolition excavators as lumbering vehicles, but this book might just change your mind.  Kids will love the array of construction vehicles presented while parents will appreciate the sleek illustrations that take building materials up a notch! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram…

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Middle Grade Book from the Author of Dumplin’

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Today I have the first middle-grade book from the author of Dumplin’.  I loved the Netflix movie of Dumplin’ so I was thrilled to see what Julie Murphy wrote for the younger set.  I was not disappointed! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or by email so that you don’t miss a single story that…

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Don’t Miss This Back to School Book

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Don’t miss this back to school book!  If you are a fan of Chris Van Dusen and his If I Built a Car or If I Built House picture books, then this is a must-have! Title: If I Built a School Author: Chris Van Dusen Target: Preschool – Adult Series: Yes What kid wouldn’t love to go to school with…

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Living Through D-Day

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Today I have a book about the reality of living through D-Day.  If you want history to come alive for kids, I can not recommend this book highly enough.  I was confronted with my own limited knowlege of WW II while reading Allies, so parents, why not pick it up and give it a read after your kids! Don’t forget…

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Back To School Picture Books

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It’s time for back to school picture books.  Going back will ensure dread in the hearts of kids and glee in their respective parents.  But really, as great as school can be, it can also ignite very legitimate feelings of stress and concern in your children.  A new class and a new teacher would make you a little nervous too!…

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remarkable biography of Margaret Wise Brown

Remarkable Biography of Margaret Wise Brown

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Today I have a picture book which shares the remarkable biography of Margaret Wise Brown. She is the gal who wrote such classics as Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny. She was also a little kooky, which makes for the best biographies. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or by email so that you don’t…

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New Offering from Stuart Gibbs


Today I have a new offering from Stuart Gibbs.  Gibbs is without a doubt one of those go to writers that just produces stories that kids want to read.  His latest book is no exception. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or by email so that you don’t miss a single story that keeps the…

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Dealing with a Prickly Personality

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Today I have a book about dealing with a prickly personality.  Hank just wants to be left alone, or does he? Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you don’t miss a single story where being alone is never better than having friends who love you, prickles and all. Title: Nobody…

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