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Kobee Manatee: A Wild Weather Adventure

Book Review – Kobee Manatee: A Wild Weather Adventure

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. Kobee Manatee: A Wild Weather Adventure Author: Robert Scott Thayer Illustrator: Lauren Gallegos Hardcover: 32 pages Reading Level: Ages 4-8 ISBN: 978-0988326941 SMRP: $16.99 Purchase online Call me old-fashioned, but I myself love to read. I love books, being surrounded by them, sharing them, giving them. That’s why I always encouraged my own children, […]

Mandalas: Coloring for Artists

Review – Mandalas: Coloring for Artists

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. Mandalas: Coloring for Artists Paperback, 112 pp. Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. (June 2, 2015) ISBN: 9781632206497 $9.99 SMRP Brief Summary: Mandalas, Coloring for artists targets adults. Its introduction describing the history and beauty of designs, 46 original black-and-white designs on thick perforated pages, and 11 pages of full-color sample images whets the creative imagination. […]

Autism Causes, Prevention and Treatment

Book Review: Autism Causes, Prevention and Treatment

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. Autism Causes, Prevention and Treatment Author: John J. Cannell, M. D. Genre: Adult non-fiction/medicine Pages: 192 Publisher: Sunrise River Press (April, 2015) ISBN: 9781934716465 SMRP: $19.95 Me, I live in a town with a documented autism cluster. Sometimes I wonder is there something unhealthy here causing it. Other times I wonder if it is […]

iPad in Education for Dummies, 2nd Edition

Book Review – iPad in Education for Dummies, 2nd Edition

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. iPad in Education for Dummies, 2nd Edition Author: Sam Gliksman Reading level: Paperback: 416 pages Publisher: Wiley (2015) ISBN: 97811189469585 SRP: $24.99 Brief Summary: The short introduction to the book, its icons, cheat sheets, online articles, and updates confronted me as I began my true dummy journey of iPad in Education. I knew I […]

Social Death book

Book Review – Social Death by Tatania Boncompagni

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. Social Death Author: Tatania Boncompagni Genre: Fiction, crime Reading level: Adult Paperback: 299 pp. Publisher: Tudor City Press (2013) Language: English ISBN: 97809989909402 Price: $12.99 Brief Summary: Cornelia, AKA Clyde, Shaw has built her career as FirstNews lead producer on brutal crimes but the brutal murder of childhood best friend NYC socialite Olivia Kravis changes her life. Their whole lives their family history […]

Star Wars Poster-a-Page: The Skywalker Saga (Episodes I-VI)

Star Wars Poster-a-Page: The Skywalker Saga (Episodes I-VI) Book Review

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. Star Wars Poster-A-Page, Episodes I-VI Disney Fiction Picture Book Reading level: Ages 6+ (the young and the young at heart) Paperback: 128 pp. Publisher: (Lucasfilm, Ltd., September30, 2014) Language: English ISBN: 9781618933645 Price: $12.95 I am an avid Star Wars fan (even have my own Princess Lea costume). I saw the series in the movies, bought them on VHS, replaced them on DVD’s, […]

Shh! We Have a Plan book

Book Review – Shh! We Have a Plan by Chris Haughton

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. Shh!  We Have a Plan Author/Illustrator:  Chris Haughton Reading level: Ages 3-7 Juvenile Fiction Picture Book Hardcover: 40 pp. Publisher: Candlewick Press (September 9, 2014) Language: English ISBN: 9780763672935 Price:  $24.95 Short Summary: Three big and one little friend walk through the woods.   As the big spot a bird, they ward the little one to be quiet.  They plan to catch the bird but are foiled […]