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Great for #WorkingMoms & their kids http://buff.ly/1ntEItL Adventure Annie Goes to Work by Toni Buzzeo #kidlit CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - ADVENTURE ANNIE GOES TO WORK by Toni Buzzeo

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a #Halloween fave - Never Race a Runaway #Pumpkin http://buff.ly/12RIhAs @Kaauthor http://buff.ly/12RIhAt

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Our Be The Star You Are! reviewer loved Revelation.

"Reading Revelation is a joy because of how Randi Cooley Wilson built the world and the #mythology." http://buff.ly/1mEcFqG CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - REVELATION (Revelation Series, Book 1) by Randi Cooley Wilson

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Your hope for Little John & Gayle keep you turning the page. Nightingale's Nest by @Nikki_Loftin http://buff.ly/1pA6Ohb #WeReadDiverseBooks CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - NIGHTINGALE'S NEST by Nikki Loftin

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Sandyland is NOT #Hawaii but Snap by Carol Snow is a must read. http://buff.ly/1rmteZI #YAlit CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - SNAP by Carol Snow

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RT Walden Pond Press: A HUGE thank you to everyone involved with cybils and for ALL FIVE nominations for Walden Pond Press titles! What an honor! #cybils #kidlit

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Zebra Forest by @AdinaGewritz "The small cast makes the story very personal," says our Be The Star You Are! reviewer. #YAlit http://buff.ly/1DO6E00

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RT Donna Roucoulet : 10 classic children's books from the 1970s from Erica {MomandKiddo} http://buff.ly/1qkRRAJ … 1970s Children's Books {Picture Books}

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Get your readers ready for some #Football! http://buff.ly/1mEhGja Scholastic Ultimate Guide to Football by James Buckley Jr http://ift.tt/1szybhq

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More #imagination than #Halloween but fun regardless. http://buff.ly/1Bsdqoh I am a Witch's Cat by Harriet Muncaster #kidlit The Reading Tub children's book reviews, literacy resources and tools for families and kids

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Close your eyes & 1968 sounds like 2014. http://buff.ly/1ooJCmN One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia #WeReadDiverseBooks #review CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - ONE CRAZY SUMMER by Rita Williams-Garcia

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A Pet Show excitable #kids will relate to! http://buff.ly/1pzRt03 Biscuit Wins a Prize HarperCollinsKids #easyreader CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - BISCUIT WINS A PRIZE (I Can Read book) by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

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Children of any age who struggle with change (or are preparing for a move) will find a friend in Aref. For them, The Turtle of Oman by Naomi Shihab Nye is a must read. http://buff.ly/1ooLH24 HarperCollinsKids #WeReadDiverseBooks CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - THE TURTLE OF OMAN; A Novel by Naomi Shihab Nye

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Speaking of thieves, who stole the cherries? http://buff.ly/1ntsFwE The Cherry Thief by renata galindo #kidlit #review Child's Play CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - The CHERRY THIEF by Renata Galindo

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If you love to read aloud to your children and are looking for new girl-empowering stories to share with them, check out our newly updated collection of over 150 read aloud books all starring smart, confident, and courageous Mighty Girls! The stories featured in this collection are perfect for reading aloud with elementary-aged children or as independent reading for older children. To browse our selection of the "Top 150 Read Aloud Books Starring Mighty Girls", visit http://w...http://ift.tt/1uwUSDo If you have younger children, check out our special feature on the "Top 100 Mighty Girl Picture Books" at http://buff.ly/1yJwAdr For lots of tips for parents on reading aloud, check out the excellent "Reading Aloud Handbook" at http://buff.ly/1yJwClw And, for more resources on other ways to engage your children's interest in reading, check out our recommendations in our "Literacy / Book Club" parenting section at http://buff.ly/1yJwClx As always, if you purchase books, toys, or other items that you discover on A Mighty Girl via the "Buy from Amazon" and other links found on every product page, we receive a small commission at no cost to you, which allows us to maintain the site and continue to providing girl-empowering resources like this page. We appreciate your support! See More

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RT AnneArundel Library: Advantage or disadvantage? #ebooks #eleading We lend both! Artwork from Debbie Ridpath Ohi http://buff.ly/1sTkbAM

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Benny is an "every kid" that pre-teens and teens will love! The Life and Times of Benny Alvarez by Peter Johnson - a #readingtub review.


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Raised in the shadow of Vatican II? Saint Training by Elizabeth Fixmer is for you http://buff.ly/1rVsvd7 Poignant, funny and memorable! CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - SAINT TRAINING by Elizabeth Fixmer

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13YO amazed I read it in 2 nights. http://buff.ly/1ntGI5l Conspiracy 365: January by Gabrielle Lord - Couldn't put it down! #MGlit CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - CONSPIRACY 365: JANUARY by Gabrielle Lord

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Boring #nonfiction? Not here! http://buff.ly/YrBQCv Spook by Mary Roach is "a wonderfully hilarious adventure." sez Be The Star You Are! Teen CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - SPOOK; SCIENCE TACKLES THE AFTERLIFE by Mary Roach

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More than a book! Its a diorama! http://buff.ly/YrC78m Endangered Animals 3D guide Candlewick Press #readingtub #bookreview CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - ENDANGERED ANIMALS, A 3D POCKET GUIDE by Candlewick Press

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Chipeta Ute Peace Maker - "What a fascinating book. This gave me a perspective about the gold rush that was totally new to me. When I think of the 1860s, I think of the Civil War, but clearly President Lincoln had lots of issues to deal with." http://buff.ly/1lRSrtw CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - CHIPETA; UTE PEACEMAKER (Now You Know Bios) by Cynthia S. Becker

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RT J Wagoner: "Teen #depression isn't a weakness or something that can be overcome with willpower." Via Mayo Clinic Teen Depression http://buff.ly/WXZHYB Teen depression Definition - Diseases and Conditions - Mayo Clinic

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We love Dr. Hippo books by Charlotte Cowan, MD. They are comforting and informative, too! http://buff.ly/1nRiEnA #readingtub #bookreview CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEWS - THE MOOSE WITH LOOSE POOPS by Charlotte Cowan, MD

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RT Jen Robinson: 12+ Books for Kids Not Ready for Harry Potter from Erica {MomandKiddo} http://buff.ly/1s3bC66 #kidlit 12+ Books for Kids Not Ready for Harry Potter

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