book review

A graphic novel is a fancy term for comic book. The Babysitters Club graphic novel is based on the novel, of the same title, by Ann M. Martin. more


​In “Lil’s Purple Plastic Purse” by Kevin Henkes, Lily is a mouse who loves, loves, LOVES, school. more


This month in RACHEL RECOMMENDS: A Mostly Kids’ Guide to Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades written by Karen T. Bartlett. more


Frankie Joe Huckaby’s mom is freaky cool, but when making a bad deal with someone, she gets sent to jail! Frankie Joe gets sent to live with his dad he’s never met, a stepmom he didn’t even know he had, and four half-brothers. more


Rachel, our book reviewer, is 10 years old and in the fifth grade at a Naples school. She is active in Irish dancing, piano, flute, acting and volleyball. Writing, reading, and watching “I Love Lucy” are her great joys. more


In the book, Bringing Up Bébé, Pamela Druckerman tells a story of an American in Paris who finds herself faced not only with learning a new language and fitting into a new culture, but parenting in a world not yet her own. more


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