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So Your Kid is Reading Harry Potter…. A Christian Family’s Response

By Betsy | July 15, 2019 | 2 Comments

One Christian family’s experience with the Harry Potter series.

Our Favorite Mice: A Booklist

By Hayley | July 11, 2019 | 1 Comment

Have you ever stopped to consider how many mice are in children’s literature? There is something about these small, unlikely protagonists that captures the imagination. …

*Sparky & Spike by Barbara Lowell

By Janie | July 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sparky & Spike is about a boy and his dog and the genesis of the world’s best-loved comic strip.

Don’t Blame the Mud by Marty Machowski

By Janie | July 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Don’t Blame the Mud introduces children to the concept of indwelling sin in a way that they can relate to and grasp.

A Lunar List: New Books About the Moon

By Betsy | July 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

New picture books about the moon and the moon landing, just in time for the 50th anniversary of the moon landing!

*O Captain, My Captain by Robert Burleigh

By Janie | July 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

O Captain, My Captain encapsulates the Civil War through the eyes of its most famous poet.

Last of the Name by Roseanne Parry

By Janie | July 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

The New York City draft riots of 1863 form a dramatic background to this engaging tale of two young Irish immigrants.

*Land of Hope by Wilfred McClay

By Janie | July 2, 2019 | 1 Comment

Land of Hope offers a balanced, positive, and often inspiring view of American history.

Patriotic Book List for Independence Day

By Megan | June 29, 2019 | 1 Comment

A patriotic book list full of biographies, stories, trivia, and more all about the American Revolution.

The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman

By Janie | June 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Four homeless children in India find their own “bridge home” in this engaging novel for middle grades.