#Kidlit: Into the Field Guides To Explore Nature

For Nonfiction Monday we are featuring two children’s books provided by Downtown Bookworks Publishing. They are part of a children bird science book giveaway offered at our sister blog, Growing With Science, starting today and running until 12:00 a.m. EST … Continue reading






Tiny Stitches: The Life of Medical Pioneer Vivien Thomas

Black History Month is coming up in February. Celebrate by reading the incredible picture book Tiny Stitches: The Life of Medical Pioneer Vivien Thomas by Gwendolyn Hooks and illustrated by Colin Bootman, which honors the life of an inspiring man … Continue reading






New #Kidlit: Awesome America (Time for Kids)

Books can inspire kids in unexpected ways. One summer during our elementary school years my sister and I challenged each other to memorize all the U.S. presidents, simply because we had a book that listed them in order. When we … Continue reading