Tag: Children’s book

{Book Review} Betty Goes Bananas by Steve Antony

{Book Review}  Betty Goes Bananas by Steve Antony

Every time I get a quick little picture book to read, I turn from being Deitre the book reviewer, to Deitre the mom, or Deitre the teacher suddenly imagining little eager eyes waiting for animated words to flow from my mouth.  Even if I’m reading out loud to myself.  Such was the case for […]

{Book Review} Drop It, Rocket! by Tad Hills

{Book Review}  Drop It, Rocket! by Tad Hills

So what happens when you have a 5 little faces looking at you waiting eagerly for the next words to come from your mouth?  Plus let me remind you that little ones know that it should be words of great excitement.  The kiddos that I read to on this day, […]

{Book Review} When Violet Was Blue By Deb Troehler

{Book Review} When Violet Was Blue By Deb Troehler

Title: When Violet Was Blue | Author & Illustrator: Deb Troehler |  Publication Date: April 24, 2014 |  Publisher: Independent | Pages: 38 | Recommended Ages: 3 to 6 Little Violet has a problem. She knows that she needs the help of others, but simply cannot figure out how her friends can help her solve this problem. With assistance from an unlikely […]