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Scrambled Eggs Super! by Dr. Seuss

Scrambled eggs are delicious, no doubt. But they’re also just the slightest bit…boring. Chicken eggs taste all right, but why settle for those when there are so many other possibilities … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories by Dr. Seuss

In 2011, Random House published The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories, a collection of short stories by Dr. Seuss which originally appeared in magazines in the 1950s. These lost … Continue reading

February 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Series of Seuss

On the one hand, Dr. Seuss might seem like a strange choice for a book review series. His work hardly needs recommendation. He’s beloved by parents and children alike. But … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Where Babies Come From: The Baby Tree and What’s In There?

Eventually, most curious children are going to ask about where babies come from. It’s a straightforward question, but it’s not always the most comfortable one for a parent to answer. … Continue reading

July 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Girl Who Heard Colors by Marie Harris

Jillian loves to experience school with all of her senses. She loves the smell of the markers, the feel of the floor–and the orange she sees when the school bell … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dog vs. Cat by Chris Gall

You don’t have to read the author’s note at the back of the book to know that Chris Gall has spent a lot of time with both cats and dogs. … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Paul Meets Bernadette by Rosy Lamb

Paul is a goldfish. He lives in a small bowl, and spends his time aimlessly swimming in circles. It’s not an exciting life. But then, one day, Bernadette joins him … Continue reading

July 6, 2014 · Leave a comment