Snowflake Bentley Book Review
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Snowflake Bentley Book Review

Snowflake Bentley, a book review. This 1999 Caldecott Medal Winner begins with “a boy who loved snow more than anything else in the world.” Mary Azarian’s woodcut illustrations paired with the biographical text from Jacqueline Briggs Martin make for a picture book that will have you amazed both at Bentley’s tenacious scientific pursuits and the…

The Biggest Story Book Review
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The Biggest Story Book Review

The Biggest Story is an illustrated retelling of the Biblical story of God. Written by Kevin DeYoung, it’s a wonderful picture book to help share the gospel with your older-elementary age kids. Paired with modern illustrations from Don Clark, the way DeYoung has summarized the story of God is clear, powerful, and captivating.  Please note that this…

The Snowy Nap by Jan Brett Book Review
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The Snowy Nap by Jan Brett Book Review

A wonderful winter tale inspired by Jan Brett’s own bunny, Little Snow. The Snowy Nap is the story of what happens when a hedgehog, Hedgie, refuses to hibernate and miss the glories of winter. Please note that this post contains affiliate links. Read more here. Hibernation sounds like a pretty good gig…until the realization occurs…

The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit by Emma Thompson Book Review
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The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit by Emma Thompson Book Review

The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit by Emma Thompson is a hardcover children’s picture book inspired by the tales written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter. With beautiful illustrations by Eleanor Taylor, the story follows familiar characters in a Christmastime adventure. Please note that this post contains affiliate links which allow me to earn a small…