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Cat in the Hat
Time Shift Your TV – Hats Off to Dr. Seuss!
Posted on Monday, October 28th, 2013 by Ann Oldenburg

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

Little Free Library  No. 4289. Photo credit: Renée Adams and Elli Ludwigson
A Touch of Whimsy
Posted on Thursday, July 25th, 2013 by Laura Fries

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

See Inside Cricket’s Award Winning Magazines for Children
Posted on Monday, July 15th, 2013 by Parents' Choice

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

The Battle of Frogs and Mice
Book Review: The Battle of the Frogs and the Mice
Posted on Monday, July 1st, 2013 by Drego Little

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.

2013 Spring Book Awards
Announcing the Spring 2013 Parents’ Choice Book Awards!
Posted on Thursday, June 6th, 2013 by Parents' Choice

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