Archive for September, 2013

Knuffle Bunny Too – 11

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Knuffle Bunny Too – By Mo Willems – In this adventure Trixie takes her one of a kind Knuffle Bunny to school. Much to her surprise another girl has the same bunny. The teacher has to take the bunnies away from the girls. At the end of the day the teacher gives the girls the wrong bunny. It is in the middle of the night that both girls discover they have the wrong bunny. A midnight trip made by their dads brings the right bunny safely home.

Walter the Farting Dog goes on a Cruise – 10

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Walter the Farting Dog goes on a Cruise – By William Kotzwinkle – Walter is going on a cruise with his family. There is a special part of the ship for pets. The pet watcher is horrified with Walter’s smell and puts him in quarantine with some cheese. He eats the cheese and gets really bad gas. Well the ships motors have stopped and the captain thinks they will have to drift at sea. Well with Walter in a lifeboat behind the ship farting he pushes the boat into the harbor safely.

Miss Malarkey Leaves No Reader Behind – 9

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Miss Malarkey Leaves No Reader Behind By Judy Finchler and Kevin O’Malley – This is a great book to encourage children to read. The librarian makes a pledge to not leave any reader behind. She finds book that each different student will like and hook them into reading.

Skippyjon Jones – 8

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Skippyjon Jones By Judy Schachner – This is the first Skippyjon book. It is great to read to get children to use their imagination.

The Pout-Pout Fish in the Big-Big Dark – 7

Monday, September 9th, 2013

The Pout-Pout Fish in the Big-Big Dark – By Deborah Diesen – This is a great sequel to The Pout-Pout Fish. The clam loses her pearl, and the pout pout fish volunteers to go get it. The pout pout fish is afraid of the dark, but a voice keeps encouraging him to go deeper to find the pearl. When at the bottom of the ocean the pout pout fish finds the pearl and discovers who has been encouraging him along. Miss Shimmer has been with the pout pout fish the whole time.

The Pout Pout Fish – 6

Monday, September 9th, 2013

The Pout Pout Fish – By Deborah Diesen – This is a cute picture book about a fish who is pouting, but something turns his frown upside down.

Now What Can I Do? – 5

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Now What Can I Do? By Margaret Park Bridges – This is a great book to read with your child on a raining day.

Herbie Jones and the Second Grade Slippers – 4

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Herbie Jones and the Second Grade Slippers – By Suzy Kline – Herbie is excited about his new class. His teacher has them write a “Don’t laugh at me” story to help the students know it is ok to be different. The class is exited about being able to wear slippers at school. Herbie shows what a good friend he can be to Raymond.

First Day, Hooray! – 3

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

First Day, Hooray! – By Nancy Poydar – Ivy Green is so worried about the first day of school. She is worried that everything will go wrong. No worries thought her first day is great.

Knuffle Bunny – 2

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Knuffle Bunny – By Mo Willems – So Trixie is going with her dad to the laundromat. She helps her dad put the clothes in and start it up. On the way home Trixie discovers that she has lost her stuffed rabbit Knuffle Bunny. Dad is not paying attention and drags her home. Arriving home Mom wants to know where Knuffle Bunny is. Dad realizes his mistake and off goes the family. Knuffle Bunny was accidentally put into the washing machine with the clothes.