I came across this commentary this morning and I think it's just wonderful. While I haven't read The Hobbit since high school, it is one of the books (along with Lord of the Rings) that I hope to introduce to my kids when they're old enough. The author of this commentary, Tod Worner, captures, I … Continue reading Why “The Hobbit” is not just for kids – Reblog from Aleteia.org
We recently checked this book out from the library - I'm not sure who picked it out, because when it comes to my 4-year-old, it's a big hodge-podge of stuff she likes the covers of and things my husband or I intentionally seek out for her. However we got our hands on it, I'm glad … Continue reading A Rock Can Be… – Picture Book review!
I had such high hopes for this book, but unfortunately was ultimately disappointed. My husband picked it up for me at the library, thinking I might find it interesting -- and I did! But I also found it a rather slow read that was definitely inappropriately titled. Rather than, "Wild Things: The Joy of Reading … Continue reading Book Review: The Joy of Reading Children’s Literature as an Adult by Bruce Handy