7Seven New Pictures Books in 2019-2020

I love a good picture book, the stories are fun, simple, and usually have a great message. Picture books are also filled with beautiful illustrations that help tell the story. Here are some new picture books, some are already out and some will be released in the next 6 months. Sharon, Lois, and Bram’s Skinnamarink…

7Seven Things to Say About “The Traditions of Christmas”

This book was written by Bill Abrams and published in 1989 and has been a Christmas Tradition in our home since. We read these 1 story each night for the 5 nights before Christmas, when I was a child.  I still enjoy reading them every Christmas. Santa’s New Helper- It’s Christmas Eve night and Beth…

7Seven Things to Say About “The Spirit of Christmas” by Nancy Tillman

On the second day of Christmas I read “The Spirit of Christmas”  This book has amazing illustrations.  As every good picture book should, it rhymes. It transports the reader to the magic of Christmas. It is an instant classic and tradition for every family. This book shows the true Christmas Spirit. This book is the…

7Seven New Picture Books Coming Fall of 2018!

I have been lucky enough to get a sneak peak of some of the new picture books coming out September/October 2018.  I have decided to take my favorite 7seven and review them here. Anne Arrives– Adapted by Kallie George and Pictures by Abigail Halpin                      …

7Seven Picture Books That are Moving and Inspiring

When reading picture books I usually enjoy light and funny, but these 7seven books are filled with morals, moving stories, and inspiration for the future. Black Dog by Levi Pinfold- This is a book about a family who wakes up to a giant black dog looking through the window.  As each family member wakes up…

7Seven Great Storytime Books

Having worked in a bookstore, I was called upon to lead storytime quite often.  I love picture books for many reasons, not only do you get a great story, but picture books are full of beautiful artwork.  When choosing a storytime book it requires more than a great story and artwork, it requires a story…