Book Recommendations

From the Bookshelf

The Table Where Rich People Sit by Byrd Baylor, Illustrations by Peter Parnall Could you put a price on the pleasure of sitting with your child to share a meal, a story?  On waking up to a perfect sunrise, or enjoying a laugh with a dear friend? As the holidays once more approach, it is natural…

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Suggested Reading: 1, 2, 3, Books for Me!

You can count on finding these number books for children ages 0-6 at the library or on Amazon Smile by clicking the links below: Title Author Ten Fat Turkeys Tony Johnston Carlo Likes Counting Jessica Spanyol Cat Count Betsy Lewin Cleo’s Counting Book Stella Blackstone Count Agnese Baruzzi Count on Culebra Ann Whitford Paul Count…

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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Go check it out at your local library or buy it here on Amazon Smile! (If you select Raising A Reader MA as your favorite charity, Amazon will donate 0.05% of your purchase price to us.) Teach music and rhythm to your child through this wonderful book and the activities below! Sing! Transitions between activities…

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Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

Go check it out at your local library or buy it here on Amazon Smile! (If you select Raising A Reader MA as your favorite charity, Amazon will donate 0.05% of your purchase price to us.) Theme: Color Association/Animals Using an I Spy style of writing, this book helps children learn to associate colors with…

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The Bus for Us

Go check it out at your local library or buy it here on Amazon Smile! (If you select Raising A Reader MA as your favorite charity, Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to us.) Here are 10 activities that you can do before, during, or after story time to extend your child’s learning!…

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Happy Lunar New Year!

This week, we are featuring books and activities relating to lunar new year (which started yesterday)! Go check it out at your local library or buy it here on Amazon Smile! (If you select Raising A Reader MA as your favorite charity, Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to us.) Not only is…

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Oliver's Vegetables

Go check it out at your local library or buy it here on Amazon Smile! (If you select Raising A Reader MA as your favorite charity, Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to us.) Theme: Healthy Eating Can’t get your children to eat their greens? Maybe this book can be some inspiration, especially when…

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