The Best Picture Books About Hats

The Best Picture Books About Hats

*Updated 2024* From hats piled high by a peddler to hats stolen by a little fish, there is something inherently whimsical when hats are added to a story. Here are some WONDERFUL hat books and fun. BRIMSBY’S HATS by Andrew Prahin Brimsby’s Hat is a recent...
The Best Picture Books About Unicorns

The Best Picture Books About Unicorns

(Updated 2024) My youngest daughter has been OBSESSED with unicorns for the past FOUR YEARS. So I now consider myself a unicorn picture book expert. (Yes, that is a real thing.) Two years ago she asked for a unicorn-themed birthday. So I got online and purchased a...
The Best Epistolary Picture Books

The Best Epistolary Picture Books

**Updated 2024** There is something magical about receiving mail. Maybe it’s finding a fun surprise in the mailbox? Perhaps it’s opening the letter? Or holding personalized words sent just to you? Whatever the reason, adding this spark of magic to a...
Revision Tips from Pat Zietlow Miller

Revision Tips from Pat Zietlow Miller

Before I share a few things I learned in a seminar from Pat, I want to encourage you to keep your eyes open for free online writing seminars. Sure, some of them will have minimal content and are mostly just a segway to try to sell you something else, but I have also...
Animals & Animal Sounds at Storytime

Animals & Animal Sounds at Storytime

This homemade booklet is FULL of common animals young children can usually identify (the animal and its sound). It is easy to put together and it is a FAVORITE during storytime. Select what animals you would like to include. I will let you know what I chose and you...