Hi everyone! I’m Mandy Bush and I am the online business manager for Cardinal Rule Press. I am a mother of 2 (son and daughter) and I will be blogging this month on Be the Difference, sharing some fun things with you from the past year and exciting event for the future too! Today I … Read More
Book Review: Listening with My Heart Author Gabi Garci Illustrator Ying Hui Tan Book Description: When Esperanza finds a heart-shaped rock, she sees it as a reminder to spread kindness and love in the world. But when the school play doesn’t go the way she’d imagined, will she remember to give it to herself? In today’s hypercompetitive world, … Read More
Book Review: The Memory Box: A Book About Grief Author Joanna Rowland Illustrator Thea Baker Book Description: “I’m scared I’ll forget you…” From the perspective of a young child, Joanna Rowland artfully describes what it is like to remember and grieve a loved one who has died. The child in the story creates a memory box to keep mementos … Read More
Book Review: Wakem the Rooster: Up All Night Author David FitzSimmons Illustrator Richard Cowdrey Book Description: Wakem the rooster sings beautifully. He can’t, however, stop crowing, including late into the night. When Wakem’s days and nights become mixed up, the raucous rooster is awake long past bedtime—waking everybody up! While cat and dog offer great tips for … Read More
Book Review: Thanksgiving in The Woods Author Phyllis Alsdurf Illustrator Jenny Lovlie Book Description: Every year a family and their friends gather in the woods to celebrate Thanksgiving among the trees. Everyone brings something to share and the day becomes a long celebration of family, faith, and friendship. This picture book includes warm illustrations of people gathered … Read More
Book Review: Wild Zoo Train Author Carmela LaVigna Coyle Illustrator Steve Gray Publisher muddybootsbooks.com About the book: This zany Wild Zoo Train is off on a mysterious adventure! Choo-choo-choo goes the Wild Zoo Train. Ding-ding-ding goes the bell on the roof. Clickerty-clack go the wheels on the track. TOOT-TOOOT goes the whistle on top and the train STOPS! Hold … Read More
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