Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Great books for Page Turning THURSDAY! Get ten books FREE and save, just in time for back to school!
This week was my first of speech-language therapy for the school year, and so Page Turning Tuesday ended up delayed to Page Turning THURSDAY! This week we have lots of books that are great for back to school, including books about dolphins and turtles. It's also a great list to share with any animal lovers, too. Remember, you don't need an iPad to read any of them! Kindle books can be read on any computer, smart phone, iPad, or (of course) Kindle reader.
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A Different Princess: Pirate Princess
by Amy Potter
Amy likes to be a princess, but not only a princess. She likes to be a different princess each night. Her magic unicorn Huggy brings her to dream worlds where they have a lot of fun.
The Wandering Bear
by Colin West
A funny children's tale told in rhyme about a bear who always wants something more. In a surprise ending he discovers at last what REALLY makes him happy!
The Ridiculous Adventures of Michael Mattingly: The TERRIBLE Monster
by Jackie Vandall Thomas III
Do you like a story where a brave knight mounts his steed and saves a damsel in distress and the two of them live happily ever after? Well Michael Mattingly sure doesn't! He's writing the stories around here, and he likes his stories to be completely ridiculous! "The Ridiculous Adventures of Michael Mattingly: The TERRIBLE Monster" can be read by kids ages 8-11, and enjoyed by anyone who likes a ridiculous story.
Island of Fog (Book 1)
by Keith Robinson
ISLAND OF FOG is a story of intrigue and conspiracy. The reader follows Hal Franklin as he struggles to accept that he and his friends are something more than ordinary children, and that their parents have been covering up the truth the whole time. With their trust shaken and the unexpected arrival of a strange woman from Out There, the children hide their frightening shapeshifting abilities and pretend nothing is wrong.
Dolphins: Amazing Pictures & Fun Facts on Animals in Nature
by Kay de Silva
This series is known as one of the most beautiful on the kindle. The pictures look great even in black and white and are excellent on the full color kindle. The description in the large text beneath is simple enough for early readers or for a parent to guide a child through. There are also picture captions that provide more information to talk about with your child. Alternatively, a child of any age (even the child in you) can just look at the images and appreciate their beauty.
Activities for Kids: Free or Nearly Free Kids Activities That They Will Love!
by James Christiansen
My kids are probably like yours: They love being off of school but soon the sounds of "I'm bored" and "there's nothing to do" echo through our house and both my wife and I yearn for something to keep them entertained and keep the whining at bay. With this motivation, I've collected great free or nearly free activities for kids that my kids love and yours will too!
The Miller, His Son, and their Donkey
by Carl Sommer
The miller Elmo and his son Mort have a problem—instead of standing up for what they know is right, they follow everyone else’s opinions. When a farmer complains that Elmo is overworking the donkey, Elmo and Mort mill the grain. When others complain that his prices are too high, Elmo reduces the price, even if he’s losing money. When a friend suggests Mort steal apples with him, Mort goes along with the plan.
What Am I? Animal Book 2 and 3: Children's Animal Book Series of Amazing Photos, Fun Facts and Colorful Cartoons
by Selena Dale
All the animal books focus on 21 different animals from all over the world. The world is filled with an endless variety of creatures. Some are amazing, some are unusual, some are terrifying, while some are all of these combined. All animals, no matter what they are, have something interesting to learn about them.
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101 Facts... Turtles! Turtle Book for Kids.
Turtle books for children - a fun and fascinating way for young readers to find out more about these vulnerable and often endangered animals. This turtle and tortoise book for kids mixes facts, photos and even includes a video clip section. IP Factly's 101 Facts series has been designed to encourage and bolster independent reading. This book provides fact after fact for information hungry children to tell family and friends, and even has an accompanying webpage with video clips of many of the turtle and tortoise species in the book.
Heather H really needs to sleep more. If only she could sleep and do work at the same time.
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