It is very important to pique kids’ interest in books and reading while they are young. It’s also vital to continue to read out loud as a family. This activity will help solidify that bond with parents and siblings as they approach their teen years. The following books have different genres, but all are page-turners or great family reads good for all ages.
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Many stories have been written and told concerning the heroes of World War II and the aftermath of that devastating clash. "The Slow March of Light" by Heather B. Moore and "They Called Him Marvin" by Roger Stark are two compelling examples of such stories and the subject of my review today.
School time is a great time for making friends; however, it is also the time for learning how to control your emotions, judgement, demonstrate manners and behave well in class. The picture books highlighted in this review will help children develop all these behaviors and encourage them to feel good about themselves and have success while at school.
Two books that are a bit unusual are today’s choices for review. Time’s Dagger by Margot Hovley begins as a contemporary story, then makes a gigantic leap backward to the fourteenth century. The other book I chose to review is Brides and Brothers, a modern take-off of an old favorite, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.
Two authors, favorites of many, present new stories set more than a century apart and geographically on two different continents. Sarah M. Eden takes us to the slums of 1865 London with The Merchant and the Rogue, while Traci Hunter Abramson presents a modern-day Saints Squad novel, Redemption set in the USA.