10 Favorite Pirate Theme Picture Books

10 Favorite Pirate Theme Picture Books

Ahoy Mateys! Do ye landlubbers gots any pirating skills? This list of our favorite pirate books should get you started on your journey to become a pirate. Daring adventures, tales of the sea, and countless chests of treasure await you in the pages below. I hope you enjoy these books as much as we did! […]

The Cloud Spinner by Michael Catchpool (a Review)


  About The Cloud Spinner The small boy in this book has the very special gift of spinning cloth with threads made from the clouds. He uses the orange clouds of the morning, white clouds of the afternoon, and crimson clouds of the evening to make himself a beautiful scarf. When the King of the […]

Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis (a Review)

Till We have Faces by C.S. Lewis (a Review) on LibraryAdventure.com

I just finished reading Till We Have Faces: A Myth Retold by C.S. Lewis. For those who only know C.S. Lewis by reading The Chronicles of Narnia with your children, I encourage you to read this beautiful and complex novel. It captures the realities of doubt through the lens of myth and creates a haunting […]

Hands-On Activity for The Three Snow Bears by Jan Brett

The Three Snow Bears Hands-On Activities

Jan Brett is one of my all-time favorite picture book authors! I have loved each and every book I’ve read of hers. The illustrations in her books are just beautiful, and I love the way she tells a story within a story with the pictures on the sides of each page. With the bitter cold […]

Books for Animal-Loving Tweens and Teens (A Gift Guide)

Books for Animal-Loving Tweens & Teens: A Gift Guide from The Library Adventure

I got the idea for this gift guide from reading and reviewing Seekers: The Quest Begins. There are a lot of great books about animals and our relationship with them for middle grade students and young adults, this really is just a small sampling. Many of these are series with multiple titles to explore, even […]