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Featured children’s books including activities, games, questions & answers, fiction, and non-fiction fun learning books!

Seven Little Monkeys Making New Friends

Seven Little Monkeys Making New Friends by Delores ChappellAbout seven little monkeys meeting, and making new friends with the other jungle animals.

The monkeys decided the best way to do this was to have a jungle party, and invite the jungle animals. Unfortunately, something terrible happens to one of the monkeys which delays the special event.

Through all the misfortune a wonderful thing happens… “A FRIENDSHIP IS BORN”! Continue reading

Akea

Akea by Elizabeth JadeFrom the day when she was born, Akea’s father knew that she was different; that she was destined for something great.

Akea is a Siberian husky who was born into a family of sled dogs and a life which should have followed a predictable path, but from the day she first saw the lone wolf, Akea knew her future lay beyond the safety of her home.

The wolf, Kazakh was well aware of Akea’s destiny and the traditions he would break to help her reach it. His task was to make sure Akea would be ready, no matter what the cost. Continue reading

Makieba’s First Pajama Party: A Week to Remember

Makieba is a young girl who grew homesick after relocating from Kenya, East Africa, to the United States with her parents. She felt isolated, unhappy, and missed her friends dearly.

Learning how to adapt to a new way of living was a challenge. Makieba’s Mother decided to cheer her daughter up by allowing her friends from Kenya to visit her for “Makieba’s First Pajama Party.” Continue reading

The Mystery of Meerkat Hill (Precious Ramotswe Mystery Book 1)

The Mystery of Meerkat Hill Precious Ramotswe Mystery Book 1Precious wants to be a detective when she grows up. She is always practicing at being a detective by asking questions and finding out about other people’s lives.

There are two new students in her class, a girl called Teb and a boy called Pontsho. She learns that they are brother and sister, and—even more exciting—that Pontsho has a clever pet meerkat named Kosi.

One day, Teb and Pontsho’s family’s cow disappears. Precious helps them look for clues to find the cow. But getting the cow back home will require some quick thinking and help from an unexpected source. Continue reading

Sherlock, the Cat Who Couldn’t Meow

Sherlock the Cat Who Couldnt MeowSherlock seems like your average cat. He loves to play, he purrs and loves to chase after things, so why can’t he meow?

One day as Sherlock leaves his job at the bakery for lunch, he gets the opportunity to talk to the sweet angel of a cat that he meets in the park. Her name is Luna. Will she find out his secret? Will she like a cat who can’t meow or will she laugh at him?

Sherlock’s best friends Kato and Charlie tell him that he has nothing to worry about but with his rival Chauncy and the bully Bruto, does he really stand a chance? Continue reading

Ember Rising

Ember Rising The Green Ember Series Book 3A harrowing adventure inside enemy territory.

Heather and Picket are plunged into the darkness of Morbin’s shadow, fighting to bear the flame of the cause and light the way for rabbitkind’s upright insurrection.

Editorial Reviews: The best installment in the Green Ember Series yet. Heroic, soulful, and inspirational, Ember Rising has ascended to the top of my list of recommendations for children and adults alike.

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Sneezy the Snowman

Sneezy the SnowmanB-R-R-R-R! AH-CHOO! Sneezy the Snowman is cold, cold, cold.

To warm up, he drinks cocoa, sits in a hot tub, stands near a warm fire – and melts! But the children know just what to do to build him up again – and make him feel “just right”. Hilarity chills the air with playful mixed-media illustrations by Stephen Gilpin as Sneezy attempts to warm himself with some silly results.  Continue reading