The Boy Who Became Buffalo Bill by Andrea Warren

Available now: The Boy Who Became Buffalo Bill: Growing Up Billy Cody in Bleeding Kansas **** 3.5/5 stars- Loved it – great for teens A great read for any middle schooler (or adult really) who likes a taste of history. Recommended readers: Wyoming natives (have you been to Cody, the town founded by Buffalo Bill) Western history buffs Middle Schoolers Here’s my Rankings: 5/5 for characters 3/5 for plot … Continue reading The Boy Who Became Buffalo Bill by Andrea Warren

Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood from Sports Legends

Available November 17: Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood from Sports Legends (Kid Legends) **** 4/5 stars- Loved it – great for kids A great read for any middle grade kid who likes sports. Recommended readers: If you’re a soccer mom or dad (or baseball, football, hockey, etc) Kids into sports – recommended middle grades And if you’re just a sports fan Here’s my Rankings: 5/5 for characters 3/5 for plot … Continue reading Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood from Sports Legends

More books for kids: Pete the Cat

Do you know about Pete the Cat?  If you don’t, you should.  He’s an unruffled cool cat and he sings groovy songs.  You can even sing along! He’s got magic sunglasses, four groovy buttons, white shoes, and he rocks in them.  Check him out!   And if that’s not enough, you can learn to read with him too:   Continue reading More books for kids: Pete the Cat

More Books for Kids: We love…

BABY LIT! by Jennifer Adams, art by Allison Oliver If you haven’t already, check out these fabulous primers on classic literature for babies and kids.  From Sherlock Holmes to Pride and Prejudice, from counting to colors, the concepts are basic and fun, and the illustrations are wonderful. Visit the creator’s site here. Continue reading More Books for Kids: We love…