The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes

The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes by Mark Pett and Gary Rubinstein, illustrated by Mark Pett is a new picture book that addresses the issue of perfectionism in a gentle and humorous way. Beatrice Bottomwell is amazingly perfect. She never … Continue reading

Raggin’ Jazzin’ Rockin’: A History of American Musical Instrument Makers

When I saw Raggin’ Jazzin’ Rockin’: A History of American Musical Instrument Makers by Susan VanHecke, I knew my family would be interested. Ever since we had read about the development of the oddly named but fascinating Electronic Sackbut, we … Continue reading