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Time Shift Your TV – Hats Off to Dr. Seuss!

Time Shift Your TV – Hats Off to Dr. Seuss!

To celebrate the 75th anniversary of Dr Seuss’ The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins, the author’s hat collection is on tour.

A Touch of Whimsy

A Touch of Whimsy

“Those who shun the whimsy of things will experience rigor mortis before death.” ― Tom Robbins

See Inside Cricket’s Award Winning Magazines for Children

See Inside Cricket’s Award Winning Magazines for Children

Year round, every curious child (and parent!) can learn something from Cricket’s magazines.

Book Review: The Battle of the Frogs and the Mice

Book Review: The Battle of the Frogs and the Mice

The challenge of talking to children about war in a way that doesn’t scare them or demean their intelligence has always been difficult. To that extent, The Battle of the Frogs and the Mice by George Martin and Fred Gwynne is a book that couldn’t be timelier.

Announcing the Spring 2013 Parents’ Choice Book Awards!

Announcing the Spring 2013 Parents’ Choice Book Awards!

We are excited to share our Spring 2013 Parents’ Choice Book Awards!