Category Archives: summer reading

Oh No! and the Brooklyn Public Library

I have been woefully neglectful of this blog.  I don’t have a good excuse except the usual–time. Where does it go?  Anyway, I happened to come across one of my favorite picture book heroines–from Oh No! by Mac Barnett and Dan Santat–in the neighborhood the other day. I think she was trying to tell me [...]

A plug for children’s mysteries

My son is staying with his grandparents this week and yesterday when I called he was playing a “mystery game” with his Papa.  They took turns hiding something and giving each other a list of clues that they had to use to find said object. What precipitated this game? That’s what I wanted to know, [...]