A Child’s First Bible: Psalms for Little Hearts by Dandie Daley Mackall, illustrations by Cee Biscoe

Psalms for Little Hearts is a lovely little book suitable for reading aloud at bedtime or any time of day.  Each of the 25 psalms transformed into verse suitable for young children  are focused on a specific topical message, beginning with Psalm 4 "God Smiles at Me: A Psalm for When You Need Comfort."  Some of … Continue reading A Child’s First Bible: Psalms for Little Hearts by Dandie Daley Mackall, illustrations by Cee Biscoe

Connoisseur Kids by Jennifer L. Scott (review)

Jennifer L. Scott's messages of poise and etiquette aimed at adults appeal to me, so I was quite curious to see her approach to helping children to gain these qualities that are increasingly less common place in today's world. Reading this guide for parents and their children brought back memories of childhood lessons and I found … Continue reading Connoisseur Kids by Jennifer L. Scott (review)

Picture Book Spotlight: Monsters Are Afraid of Babies by Nicholas Tana (with a video preview!)

This post contains affiliate links.  See sidebar for full disclosure. If you ask me what my favorite childhood picture book was, I will answer Where the Wild Things Are.  And as much as I enjoy sharing Maurice Sendak's classic with my nieces and nephews, and now my great nieces and nephews, some of them find it … Continue reading Picture Book Spotlight: Monsters Are Afraid of Babies by Nicholas Tana (with a video preview!)