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Kids and Books

Kids and Books: A Winning Combination

Story Hour founder Annie Turri talks about the importance of introducing books and storytelling to children at an early age instead of relying on media and technology to keep them entertained.

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Epidural During Delivery Can Reduce Postpartum Depression

Also: Circular Nautilus is more than a bookshelf.

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Book Review: A Bed for Fred

This cute story by Lori Zoss will surely please your children. The story brings out many questions from your child as you turn the pages.

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Book ‘Em: Encouraging Your Child to Read

Why kids need to read and how to get them started early.

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Young Kids Writers Contest

Writing contests, whether on a local level, national or international, provide a platform and inspiration for young children to share their own writing and learn from others.

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Book Review and Giveaway: Don’t Push the Button

Don’t Push the Button! by Bill Cotter is about an adorable monster that goes through quite some changes. Plus an interview with the author and a giveaway!

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Book Review and Giveaway: Love Monster Lulu

Love Monster Lulu is a cute short story. Lulu is in need of some hugs and kisses and can’t seem to find any. Lulu finds exactly what she needs when her mother and sister find her crying. Hugs and kisses are magical in Love Monster Lulu.

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Book Review and Giveaway: Ella’s Toys

Ella’s Toys is a wonderful story that helps realize the importance of sharing and the consequences of our actions.

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Book Review and Giveaway: Danza’s Message

Danza and her friends are silly and sweet. Playing before the mirror, they are reminded of just how special they are. Parents and children alike can relate to this valuable book about self-esteem and love of self.

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Book Review and Giveaway: Carmin Cares

This simple and touching story of a little girl who makes a difference- all because she gets gum stuck on her shoe while playing in the park! Through lovable characters and easy to follow rhymes, this beautifully illustrated picture book sends a subtle yet important message about appreciating our world.

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Book Review and Giveaway: The Earth and I

This story celebrates friendship that one child has with the Earth. They play together, listen to each other, and nourish each other. But when the Earth is sad, the child is sad–so he finds a way to make his friend, the Earth, happy.

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Book Review: Dance to the Beat of Sage’s Song!

Sage’s Song by Karen Kilpatrick will enchant toddlers and parents alike. This cute story allows children to embrace the wonders of sound, whether they are made by them or the world they live in.