Hoping in YOURSELF

As this month’s theme is HOPE, I think it is worth re-visiting one of my own books–RAJ THE BOOKSTORE TIGER, because it is about a very important aspect of HOPE and that is

HOW TO HOPE IN YOURSELF

The idea for this story, stemmed in part, from this image below that I came across in […]

2017-08-28T11:20:49+00:00 April 20th, 2015|0 Comments

HOW WE HOPE

According to Jane Yolen, the two most important ingredients of a good children’s book are – JOY and HOPE.
This month’s read aloud is Mole Music by David McPhail, one of my favorite HOPE filled stories ever.  I share it with people of all ages to mark […]

2017-08-28T11:20:49+00:00 April 13th, 2015|0 Comments

Mole Music

Mole Music

Read by Kathleen Pelley

MoleMusic-cov_smMole Music, Written and Illustrated by David McPhail.

“One tells a story not to educate or indoctrinate, but to illuminate, to enchant the readers into the world of the story, in the hope that when they emerge from the story, they do so, with […]

2017-08-28T11:20:49+00:00 April 1st, 2015|0 Comments

The Selfish Giant

The Selfish Giant

StoryCast read by Kathleen Pelley

selfishGiantThe Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde. A once selfish giant welcomes the children to his previously forbidden garden and is eventually rewarded by an unusual tiny child.

Ages: Suitable up to 6 years of age.

Audio Readaloud. […]

2017-08-28T11:20:49+00:00 April 1st, 2015|0 Comments