Category: Children's books

A Review: William and the Christmas Moon by Laura Robinson

I want to tell you about a beautiful Christmas book written and illustrated by a local Chicago author. It is more art than book really. Trust me when I tell you that you have never seen a book like this before. If you want to wow your kids on Christmas Eve, read on. Written and... Read more »

Calling all readers: Bookamania at the Chicago Public Library

Got a little bookworm at home? Your family won’t want to miss the 16th annual Bookamania at the Harold Washington Public Library on Saturday, November 21, 2009. This event runs from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and it is FREE! Bookamania is an opportunity for kids (ages 3-10) to meet famous children’s book authors, illustrators... Read more »

Love Shel Silverstein? Don't miss SHELebration

If Where the Sidewalk Ends and A Light in the Attic are favorite reads at your house, mark your calendar for SHELebration: A Tribute to Shel Silverstein. The event promises music and performances in tribute to the life and work of Shel Silverstein. (Yep, he was from Chicago. I didn’t know it either). This family... Read more »