Our next installment of What We’re Reading takes you to our bookshelf where we share three books that are currently sparking our interest. Come read these with us!
Baby Loves Quantum Physics! By Ruth Spiro and Irene Chan
While not technically a global literacy themed book, we love it none the less. I mean, to introduce a concept as complex as quantum physics to a two-year-old is no easy feat. Yet, this book brings the classic Sc...
As part of our mission to bring you the best global literacy resources as possible, we traveled to Iceland last year to capture field notes on the magic of mother nature. She did not disappoint. The breathtaking landscapes with rushing waterfalls and jagged ice carved from glaciers was stunning.
Exploring the beauty of Iceland. Stay tuned for new resources soon!
But it wasn’t the highlight. The highlight was something much...
As 2019 takes off with a bang, we are always reminded of how grateful we are to be here serving you. Bringing meaningful literacy to children is our passion and we are so thankful for the amazing opportunities last year brought to connect, explore, and engage with our readers. Here is a quick look back on all of the things we are grateful for in 2018.
We were thrilled to meet so many young readers this year. Below...
Recently my husband and I traveled to Thailand where we ate our way through delicious Thai food from Bangkok to Chiang Mai. One of the highlights of our trip was staying with a local family on the island of Koh Phratong. Our host family was so generous with their cooking that it’s no surprise we absolutely fell in love with the food.
If you want a simple holiday dessert, try Thai fried bananas and sweet potatoes! It's easy to m...
Get ready to travel the globe with Rudy, a fun-loving pup whose globetrotting his way around the world. Roaming with Rudy, written and illustrated by Corinne Humphrey, is a cultural travel guide series for kids from Sage Press.
We’re giving away Roaming with Rudy Paris to three lucky winners. All you have to do is enter here.
Watch the video trailer!
We sat down with author Corinne to discuss the first book in the series Roami...
This past week we attended our first ever BookExpo America and boy was it a whirlwind of awesomeness! We admit to being a little star struck by all the amazing children’s book authors we met: Kwame Alexander, Sherri Rinker, Miranda Paul, Dav Pilkey (yes, THE Captain Underpants himself!).
Check out our highlights from #BEA16
But the real lessons learned came from two major points:
School’s Out for Summer…almost! If you’re hearing Alice Cooper’s song in your head, you’re not alone. The famous “no more pencils, no more books” lyrics lead us into summertime soon. But the thought of no more school doesn’t have to mean no more stories.
In fact, spring and summer are some of the best times to engage kids in reading books for fun on topics that interest them. Our recipe for preventing summertime slide is simpl...