book review Archive

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Digital Photography: A Basic Manual {Book Review}

I’m not a photographer by any definition of the word. The closest I get is I sometimes take digital photos and my mom used to teach a photography class at 4-H. Digital Photography: A Basic Manual is a good intro book to not just digital photography, but photography in general. I know how

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The Sigh: Book Review & Giveaway (US) 2/2

The Sigh  Written and Illustrated by Marjane Satrapi Retail Price: $10.95 US Page Count: 56 pages E – Everyone (All Ages) Available now in comic book shops and wherever books are sold. Synopsis: Rose is one of three daughters of a rich merchant who always brings gifts for his girls from the

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Bathroom Reading | Chilling Tales From the Porcelain Seat {Review}

Do you keep bathroom reading material near your toilet? Do you know someone that does? If so, you might be interested in getting Chilling Rales from the Porcelain Seat.. Its a collection of plumbing horror stories and tips for keeping those pipes clean. It’s a short read and perfect for flipping through

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12 Days of Gifts Galore: What Children Need to Learn to READ {Book & CD}

The 12 Days of Gifts Galore giveaway event is going on now through December 6th! Be sure to enter to win a prize from this event sponsor! Literacy is so important and an early start will help develop a child’s skills and desire to read.  Learning and school involves a lot of reading.  If I

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12 Days of Gifts Galore: Bronte & Frank Go To Moscow Traveltivity Book/CD

  The 12 Days of Gifts Galore giveaway event is going on now through December 6th! Be sure to enter to win a prize from this event sponsor! Bronte & Frank Go To Moscow is a unique traveltivity book and CD set.  It’s designed for children ages 3+, so I will be holding onto it for

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Merry Fluffy Christmas: Changing Diapers {Book Review}

Merry Fluffy Christmas is going on now through December 5th! Be sure to enter to win a prize from this event sponsor! Changing Diapers: The Hip Mom’s Guide to Modern Cloth Diapers is the perfect book for those new to cloth as well as veteran cloth users.  The author, Kelly Wels, is a mother who

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Sock n Boots ~ Children’s Book Review

I received a 3-in-1 set of Sock n Boots stories: Share, Afraid of the Dark, and Play it Safe.  Each story poses a question to address throughout the tale.  This offers great bonding time, allowing either parent to discuss the book.  There are also coloring pages at the back.  You quickly learn

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Trick or Treat: Sounds in the House {Picture Book Review}

The Trick or Treat Halloween Hop will be here 10/28 to 11/2, so be sure to come back and enter!  You can see some of the wonderful prize sponsors for the participating blogs here.  Now, please take a moment to get to know one of our sponsors: Karl Beckstrand Karl Beckstrand is a

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RissaBoo’s Monster Mash: The Journey of the Noble Gnarble {Children’s Book} Review & Giveaway (US) closed

Rissa is getting more and more interested in books – which I love!  She wants to be read to and likes to look through her books on her own.  She even reads them to me!  Although she has decided on a favorite book, she definitely enjoys when mama pulls out a new

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A Quest for Good Manners {Children’s Book} Review & #Giveaway (Closed)

I’m so happy that Rissa is more interested in story time now.  When I tried to read to her before, she was more interested in trying to eat the books.  This led to much fussing as I tried to flip through and read to her.  Now, she will sit still (sometimes stand