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

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. – Jaime Showmaker, Storyformed

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Brady and the Bombii Bumblebee

Brady and the Bombii Bumblebee is an endearing account of one of nature’s creatures presently on the endangered list.

It is an environmentally based story that not only illustrates the need for Bumblebee preservation, but also encourages children of ways in which they too can help protect it.

About the Author:

Anna Casamento Arrigo was born in Sorrentini, Sicily and came to America with her family and settled in New Jersey. Continue reading

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

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