Book, Music & Movie Reviews

Raincoast Books

 One of the simplest family Christmas traditions you can create with your child(ren)  is reading a Christmas book together. One of our favorite activities to do during the holidays is to countdown the 25 days of Christmas by reading one special Christmas book a day.  With just ten days left until Christmas I have pulled some Christmas books out from storage and added a few new Christmas books to o...[Read More]

franklin books

With the holiday season upon us, I wanted to share two of my favorite Franklin the Turtle Christmas books! Both books are not only fun for kids to read, but they also teach kids that it is better to give than to receive and about the true holiday spirit. About Franklin the Turtle Franklin the Turtle is one of the best known characters in contemporary children’s literature. The series of book...[Read More]

Robert MUnsch

When it comes time to choosing the perfect holiday present for a child, you can’t go wrong with a good book. With well over 50 plus titles, American-born Canadian children’s author Robert Munsch is bound to delight children. Munsch’s books have been translated into 32 languages, including 8 aboriginal languages. Why not make a DIY gift basket featuring Robert Munsch books. Findin...[Read More]

kids cooking

If you have a child you are shopping for this holiday season that enjoys helping out in the kitchen, instead of investing in an Easy bake oven why not purchase them a kids cookbook.  Designed for ages 6 years and older, Kids Cooking by the editors or Klutz includes 30 fun recipes. Kids can whip up Cheesy Cats-adilla,  Oodles of Noodles, Rainbow Pizza,  Frozen Bananoids, Holy Guacamole and 25 other...[Read More]

I Am Who I Am – Self esteem children’s book

Teaching your children to accept themselves and others is one of the most important jobs we have as a parent and can be one of the hardest. Mental health is a growing concern for youth in Canada, particularly in respect to young girls. Self esteem children’s books can be a powerful tool in building self- esteem in young children.  After-all, what better way to build confidence and self-estee...[Read More]

Rudolph approves

Are you looking for the perfect gift for the pre-teen girl or teenager on your holiday shopping list? Most teenage girls love nail art. Not only is nail art a great way to express ones individuality, it is one of the fastest growing sectors of the beauty industry. Klutz Books has a number of nail art kits with crystal-clear instructions, custom tools and materials, that will get girls on their way...[Read More]

Back to school must haves to help kids stay organized

Please note that this article was originally published in Sept of 2017, and its content reflects that date, though it has now been updated to add new content as of Nov 2017.   Peter Pauper Press is one of America’s leading publishers of fine gift books, unique journals, quality stationery, and innovative children’s activity books. They publish approximately 100 books and ancillary products pe...[Read More]

If My Dog Could Talk Personalized Storybook

With children returning to school next week there will be many children starting their first year of school. When a child starts school, reading becomes a primary way of learning. Personalized books, can be a fun way to get your child interested in reading. Fun personalized books such as the “If My Dog Could Talk” book from “I See Me” makes reading attractive and fun for yo...[Read More]

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