15 Favorite Monster Themed Picture Books {With Printable List}

15 Favorite Monster Themed Picture Books from The Library Adventure

My boys LOVE all things related to monsters, but don’t like scary monsters.  Its often hard to find books that are monster enough for them but still age appropriate.  Today’s list are 15 of our favorite monster books. Affiliate links are used below.  If you make a purchase after using a link, Becky will earn […]

3 Picture Books That Can Benefit Typical-Developing Kids AND Kids with Special Needs

3 Picture Books that Can Benefit Typical-Developing Children AND Kids with Special Needs {LibraryAdventure.com}

The Library Adventure uses affiliate links, please see our disclosure for more info. Once children experience how reading allows quality time with a person they admire and love (whether that’s at 6 months old or 6 years old) while learning or being entertained, most love flipping through a book. The same is true for kids […]

Jim Henson: The Biography by Brian Jay Jones (a review)

Please note that The Library Adventure uses affiliate links, see our policies page for more information. “I believe that we form our own lives, that we create our own reality, and that everything works out for the best.” ― Jim Henson Jim Henson knew he wanted a career in television. The Muppets started out as a means to […]

Balloons Over Broadway Book Review

Balloons Over Broadway Book Review

Affiliate links are present in this review. You can read our full disclosure policy for more info. This month I decided to share and review one of my all-time favorite Thanksgiving books: Balloons Over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy’s Parade written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet. Oddly enough, this is actually […]

Library Crafts for the Craft-Phobic Children’s Librarian


Many children’s librarians are crafty. They happily pull out the glitter and never bat an eyelash at the thought of allowing the kids to paint. Children come marching out of their story times carrying gorgeously decorated projects, and afterward, those librarians set right to work cheerily cleaning up the layers of marker caps, paper scraps, […]