Review: Jamie O’Rourke and the Big Potato by Tomie dePaola

(Suggested age range: 3 – 1st grade) I have to take a stack of books back to the library tomorrow, and as I was putting them in the car, I ran across this one. I read it several weeks ago, not long after St. Patrick’s Day, but just never got …

Review: Muppet Robin Hood by Tim Beedle

(Suggested reading level: Grades 4 and up) I actually learned one thing from this comic- I need to read Robin Hood. Apparently all I actually know about Robin Hood comes from cultural references and the Disney movie where Robin Hood is a fox. Of course, I’d like to see that …

Review: Coral Snakes by Linda George

Coral Snakes by Linda George (Suggested reading level: Grades 3-5) I’ve mentioned before that Amber (11) is an animal lover and she picked this book up on a recent trip to the library. We read it together before bed the other evening. It’s a decent book, but not outstanding. It …

Muppet Peter Pan by Grace Randolph and Amy Mebberson

Muppet Peter Pan by Grace Randolph, Amy Mebberson, and other very talented people (Suggested Reading Level: Grades 4 and up) I love the Muppets, as just about anyone who knows me will tell you. I have almost all the various movies and DVDs of The Muppet Show, I have at …