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Mr. Popper’s Penguins – Book? Movie?

June 23rd, 2011 by melissa g
Check out the Sweet on Books review of Mr. Popper’s Penguins, posted exclusively with 7online.com this week. You’ve probably heard a lot about penguins recently because the movie version of Mr. Popper’s Penguin’s was just released on June 17, 2011.  The movie is fun to watch but don’t see it instead of reading the book.  If Read More...

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Books to Read While You Wait for the New Diary of a Wimpy Kid #6!

June 17th, 2011 by melissa y.
The sixth title in the ever-popular  Diary of a Wimpy Kid franchise has just been announced by the author and his publisher, Amulet Books, an imprint of ABRAMS.  This new book will be released in November, 2011, just in time for the holidays and winter.  The storyline of Cabin Fever (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Read More...

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Summer Reading List 2011 – Independent Readers

June 16th, 2011 by melissa g
The research on the importance of summer reading is clear:  Your child can lose up to 3 months of reading progress if they don’t continuing reading throughout the summer.*  As a teacher, I saw it happen year after year.  Fluent readers who don’t read during the summer, re-enter school in the fall at the same Read More...

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Summer Reading List 2011 – Reader Sr.

June 14th, 2011 by melissa g
The research on the importance of summer reading is clear:  Your child can lose up to 3 months of reading progress if they don’t continuing reading throughout the summer.*  As a teacher, I saw it happen year after year.  Fluent readers who don’t read during the summer, re-enter school in the fall at the same Read More...

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Summer Reading List 2011 – Reader Jr.

June 12th, 2011 by melissa y.
The research on the importance of summer reading is clear:  Your child can lose up to 3 months of reading progress if they don’t continue reading throughout the summer.*  As a teacher, I saw it happen year after year.  Fluent readers who don’t read during the summer, re-enter school in the fall at the same Read More...

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Summer Reading List 2011- Learning to Read

June 10th, 2011 by melissa y.
The research on the importance of summer reading is clear:  Your child can lose up to 3 months of reading progress if they don’t continue reading throughout the summer.*  As a teacher, I saw it happen year after year.  Fluent readers who don’t read during the summer, re-enter school in the fall at the same Read More...

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Summer Reading List – Picture Books

June 9th, 2011 by melissa y.
The research on the importance of summer reading is clear:  Your child can lose up to 3 months of reading progress if they don’t continue reading throughout the summer.*  As a teacher, I saw it happen year after year.  Fluent readers who don’t read during the summer, re-enter school in the fall at the same Read More...

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Newest Dork Diaries arrives today!

June 7th, 2011 by melissa y.
Great series for your tween! Click here to see what our Book Lova says about the first Dork Diaries on My Sweet Reads. Click on the cover images below to buy the books on Amazon: Read More...

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Is there a Richard Scarry fan club?

June 3rd, 2011 by melissa g
If there isn’t, there should be.  That man got my family through more plane flights, car rides, restaurant meals and waiting rooms than I can count.  Once I found my first Richard Scarry book, I was hooked and on the look out for more. I kept his books in my car and in my bag, Read More...

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Are “Manners” the Next Big Thing?

June 2nd, 2011 by melissa g
Was it just me, or did anyone else notice the number of “manners” picture books at BEA? At the autograph tables, there was Good Manners are Contagious Merrilee Mannerly and Her Magnificent Manners could be found at the Mom’s Choice Awards booth I found out about the independently published, Mind Your Manners, Minnie Monster, while chatting with Read More...

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