If you’ve lost your jewels, misplaced your pizza, or if someone has stolen your spaceship, Baby Monkey can help... if he can put on his pants!
The Reading Bug's pick of the year...Baby Monkey, Private Eye will not disappoint! An adorable monkey, clues in each... (read more)
There just aren’t enough great books for boys between 8 and 12 years old, so I was delighted to find one when I read Full of Beans by three-time Newbery Honor author (and one of The Reading Bug’s favorites) Jennifer Holm. And even though Full of Beans is perfect for boys, it’s a great book for girls also! If you read Turtle in Paradise, you will be delighted to hear that Jenni returns to Key West, Florida, in Full of Beans. It is July 1934, and the depression has hit Key West hard. Beans’ dad is unemployed, his mother is taking in laundry, and Beans embarks on a short-lived and much regretted crime spree to help keep the family afloat. Like Turtle... (read more)