Category: Awards

13 Ways to Teach Your Kids to Fail

Teaching your child to be a failure in life is pretty easy. Just follow these 13 easy steps: Protect your child from inconveniences when working on a task. Protect your child from any and all physical injury. Intervene anytime your child has a disagreement… Continue Reading “13 Ways to Teach Your Kids to Fail”

Picture Book Author Carol Boston Weatherford

Overview of author Carol Boston Weatherford by Jean Matthew Hall You can leave a comment for Jean by clicking on “Leave A Comment” in the left sidebar. Over the next few weeks we’ll be looking at a few of Carol Boston Weatherford’s picture books.… Continue Reading “Picture Book Author Carol Boston Weatherford”

ALA Notable Children’s Books

Notable Children’s Books – 2017 “Each year a committee of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best in children’s books. According to the Notables Criteria, “notable” is defined as: Worthy of note or notice, important, distinguished, outstanding.… Continue Reading “ALA Notable Children’s Books”

Newberry, Caldecott & Coretta Scott King–Oh, My!

I walk into the children’s library and am overwhelmed. Thousands of picture books! Beautiful books, scary books, interesting books, funny books, sad books, informative books, sleepy-time books, holiday books, adventurous books… All of them are good books, so how do I choose the best… Continue Reading “Newberry, Caldecott & Coretta Scott King–Oh, My!”

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