Archive for February, 2012

The Cat in the Hat Comes Back – 66

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

The Cat in the Hat Comes Back – By Dr. Seuss – Sally and her brother are out shoveling snow, and the cat in the hat shows up again. The boy is not happy to see the cat because of all the tricks he played last time he came over. This time he starts the mess with the spots on the tub. He tries to get rid of them only to put them on something else. Once the spots are outside on the snow the cat has to have the help of the little cats in his hat to rid them of the spots.

Are You My Mother – 65

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Are You My Mother – By Dr. Seuss – This is a cute book about a baby bird trying to find his mother. He asks several other animals if they are his mother, only to find out that they are not. This snort machine scooped the baby bird up and delivered him back to his nest. He is very lonely, but he sees a bigger bird that looks like him. That bird is his mother.

If I ran the Zoo – 64

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

If I ran the Zoo – By Dr. Seuss – This is a great book about how Gerald MrGrew would change the zoo. He would get some unusual animals from some exotic places.

The Cat in the Hat – 63

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

The Cat in the Hat – By Dr. Seuss – This is a book about Sally and her brother who are bored by the rain. The cat in the hat comes in and causes all kinds of trouble while their mother is away.

Fox in Socks – 62

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Fox in Socks – By Dr. Seuss – This is a read aloud book. It is a tongue twister book also.

Dr. Seuss’s ABC – 61

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Dr. Seuss’s ABC – By Dr. Seuss – This is a great book to help learn the alphabet with. It goes through and gives several words for each letter of the alphabet.

Dingoes at Dinnertime – 60

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Dingoes at Dinnertime – By Mary Pope Osbourne – This is another great adventure for Jack and Annie. The two must find the fourth gift that will break the spell of the dog. They go to Australia and see a kangaroo and a joey, a koala, and some dingoes. A magic snake in the cave makes the rain stop the wildfire that has broken out in the forest. The dog, Teddy, helps Jack and Annie find the joey’s mom. Once back to in Frog Creek, Pennsylvania Jack and Annie discover the dog was really a little boy who was being taught a lesson by Morgan le Fay.

Midnight on the Moon – 59

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Midnight on the Moon – By Mary Pope Osbourne – This adventure takes Jack and Annie to the moon base. They must find the fourth “M” item to help bring Morgan le Fay. A moon man helps Jack and Annie figure out the mouse is the fourth thing. Once again Jack and Annie help save the day.

Cam Jansen and the Wedding Cake Mystery – 58

Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Cam Jansen and the Wedding Cake Mystery– By David A. Alder – Jennifer Jansen has a nick name of Camera. It got shorten to just Cam. She is called cam because she has a picture perfect memory. When her and her friends go to the senior center for a talent show everyone is upset when the cake gets stolen. It takes Cam and her memory to solve the mystery.

The Karate Mouse – 57

Sunday, February 5th, 2012

The Karate Mouse – By Geronimo Stilton – Geronimo is not only the author of the book but a character in the story as well. He gets roped into going on an adventure with Bruce and Shorty Tao. They take Geronimo to the Karate tournament, and he wins the whole thing.