The Westing Game

There is something truly joyous when your children read and ENJOY books that were childhood favorites of yours. Not that we don't adore new books (we are currently fighting over an Advance Review Copy to be shared soon), but there are times when you remember that classics are classics for a reason. The latest in … Continue reading The Westing Game

Reading Ron Roy

I realized the other day that I have really been focusing on picture books and not giving any updates on the chapter books that J is reading. Granted, a big part of this is because she is so obsessed with Harry Potter that she reads them over and over and over again leaving little room … Continue reading Reading Ron Roy

Sleuthing with Cam Jansen

A young girl who solves mysteries? Count us in! We have read a few books in the Cam Jansen mystery series that center on a 5th grade girl nicknamed Cam and her best friend Eric and I am happy to keep J reading them. Here is what J told me a few weeks ago when … Continue reading Sleuthing with Cam Jansen