Children’s Books

The golden rule by Jessica Marie Baumgartner (Book Review #167)

This review was kindly requested by Jessica Marie Baumgartner. The golden rule is a children’s book written about a girl that feels her religion, culture and family life is different to others. She then explores the fact and begins to learn that every faith has a golden rule just like hers and even though they too, are different, they all stand on common grounds. It teaches children diversity, acceptance and the ability to respect everyone no matter what faith, culture or background []

“Star Bright” By Carole P. Roman

  Star Bright”  By Carole P. Roman Ugh, a one star review ruins my near perfect rating of one of my books. The reviewer didn’t get it. I put too much information in or maybe it wasn’t enough. The illustrations were poorly done, sometimes it’s too light, other times too dark. They want to know why I put a certain fact in, or how could I have gotten it so wrong, didn’t I research, they demand! Writing a book is a personal []

The day My Fart Followed me to Soccer by Sam Lawrence & Ben Jackson (Book Review #159)

The day my fart followed me to soccer is a children’s book written about little Timmy going to soccer practice. As always his imaginary companion, Fart, follows him everywhere. Timmy has no clue what soccer is and how to play it so he gets Fart to teach him a few things and practices before the game. At the game, he realizes that there is a new girl called Sophie also clueless about the game. He tries to make her feel welcome and []

If I was a Caterpillar by Ben Jackson & Sam Lawrence (Book Review #120)

This review was requested by Ben Jackson. This children’s book focuses on the possibilities of being more than what you are. To fly, imagine, dream and aim for anything your heart desires. If I was a Caterpillar, is about this cute green insect wondering and dreaming about climbing the tallest tree, bouncing like a kangaroo, and floating across the lake. These are things that a Caterpillar may psychically not be able to do but has every right to dream about, and that []