Guest post from Author Shelly Boyum-Breen When I was in elementary school, I vividly remember the Scholastic book order form and the excitement I had to put in an order. As the only girl in my class that played sports, I, like the most of the boys, gravitated to books about the football, hockey, and… Read More Diversity, Inclusion and Courage | Shelly Bean The Sports Queen
Read Aloud. Change the World. Celebrate World Read Aloud Day by reading aloud and taking action on behalf of the 758 million people who cannot read. World Read Aloud Day motivates children, teens, and adults to celebrate the power of words. This global literacy movement is about taking action to show the world that the… Read More Happy World Read Aloud Day! (with a little help from Gus The Traveler) #WRAD17
One in Thirteen Kids are Coping with Severe Childhood Food Allergies Researchers estimate that up to 15 million Americans have food allergies, including 5.9 million children under age 18. That’s 1 in 13 children, or roughly two in every classroom. About 30 percent of children with food allergies are allergic to more than one food.… Read More A positive picture book about severe childhood food allergies
I’ve had the privilege of reviewing children’s author Julia Dweck’s book before and they are always fun and vibrant. I believe Zombie Kids was the first of her books that I read, but I’ve also read Blucy, Zombie Kids and Furmaid (my daughter loved Furmaid 🙂 So when Julia offered me a review copy of… Read More Don’t “Jump” to any Conclusions-This Book Is Awesome!
Watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are hidden in the most unlikely places.” -Roald Dahl The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Valarie Budayr & Roscoe Welply is a fabulous enhanced eBook for children. The 174 pages of this eBook is entertaining and educational.… Read More The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and The Chocolate Factory ebook Review