I Love You to the Moon

I Love You to the Moon Author: Melissa Ivey-Staehli Illustrator: Rick Steinhauser Publisher: Halo Publishing International ISBN-13:978-1935268888 Reviewed by: Beth Bence Reinke Rating: I Love You to the Moon was birthed in a mother’s heart as a poetic love story … Continue reading

G is for Grits

G is for Grits Author: Nikole Brooks Bethea Illustrator: Alison Davis Lyne Publisher: Pelican Publishing, 2012 ISBN-13:978-1455616985 SRP: $16.99 Reviewed by: Beth Bence Reinke Rating: G is for Grits takes kids through the alphabet with rhymes that introduce readers to … Continue reading

Book Review: A Necklace for Jiggsy

A Necklace for Jiggsy  Written & illustrated by Kit Grady Guardian Angel Publishing ISBN-13: 978-1-61633-091-0 Reviewed by: Beth Bence Reinke Rating: Jiggsy’s life as a junkyard dog isn’t easy. With only one special possession to call his own, he endures … Continue reading

Keeping student athletes hydrated

Do your children play fall sports? Even in autumn, temperatures can climb to summer-like highs during afternoon practices and games. Good hydration throughout the day can help prevent heat-related illness and help kids be at their best on the field. A … Continue reading

Gunther the Underwater Elephant

Gunther the Underwater Elephant Author & Illustrator: Ginger Nielson Publisher: 4RV Publishing, LLC ISBN-10: 0983274029 ISBN-13: 978-0983274025 SPR: $15.99 Reviewed by: Beth Bence Reinke Rating: The cover of this book caught my eye – a darling baby elephant floating along … Continue reading