Welcome to the January edition of Bookcase Bizarro! This month, we're back with board books by Richard Van Camp and Julia Donaldson: one pick for the very young and another for older readers. Our regular picture book column has expanded to three reviewers, so we now feature a children's writer, literacy tutor and early childhood … Continue reading Bookcase Bizarro Children’s Book Reviews: January 2022
Welcome to the December edition of Bookcase Bizarro! This month, we profile a couple of National Geographic Kids books, as well as board books by Ojibway artist Joseph Adair and author/illustrator Taro Gomi. We're back with our regular picture book and middle grade spotlights, as well as the Doug and Sheila Browne Books to Grow … Continue reading Bookcase Bizarro Children’s Book Reviews: December 2021
Hello and welcome to Bookcase Bizzaro, a monthly book blog where I talk about, review and recommend KidLit books for you and your kids...yes you, because shouldn't everyone be reading more KidLit? (I thought so.) I got the idea for this blog when my niece was born and her parents tasked me with the greatest … Continue reading Welcome to Bookcase Bizarro!
Dear Readers and Subscribers, When I updated my website in September, 2021, I decided to try out two very different blogs: Resilient Container for gardening and Bookcase Bizarro for children's book reviews. Since that time, I've discovered that while I love gardening, I don't love blogging about it. Gardening functions as a kind of break … Continue reading Resilient Container Moves to Instagram
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