You Can Do Anything – an inspirational tale with a Hip-Hop beat

One of the neat things about being an Independent Consultant with Usborne Books & More is coming across titles that I would never normally pick up, but that hold some pretty amazing messages. The newest in that category is Hip and Hop, You Can Do Anything, by Akala. Akala is an award winning UK Hip-Hop … Continue reading You Can Do Anything – an inspirational tale with a Hip-Hop beat

A Culinary Adventure with All Four Stars

It is wonderful when a book can encourage a child to see outside of their personal bubble. In the charming series, All Four Stars, by Tara Dairman, J's eyes were opened to a variety of foods and ingredients that she had never come across. At 9, she has started to be more willing to expand … Continue reading A Culinary Adventure with All Four Stars

Jonathan James and the Whatif Monster

What if no one likes me? What if I don't know anyone in my new class? What if I fall? What if I make a fool of myself? What if people laugh at me? What if I don't like it? What if I get homesick? Children and anxiety go hand in hand. There are periods … Continue reading Jonathan James and the Whatif Monster