Activity Ideas for In New York by Marc Brown

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We are happy to join the team of co-hosts for the Poppins Book Nook virtual book club for kids! This month’s theme is Where in the World? For more information on Poppins Book Nook, check out Enchanted Homeschooling Mom’s page with all the details. I chose the book In New York by Marc Brown for […]

The Library Adventure News (an Update)

Have you heard The Library Adventure's news?

There is a lot going on here at The Library Adventure! I would like to take a few minutes to tell you all about some exciting things I think you will like. New Facebook Group! One of the things I desired to create when I decided to create this blog was a sense of community. […]

The Velveteen Rabbit (a Review)

The Velveteen Rabbit (a Review) on

Summary The Velveteen Rabbit is such a touching and magical story of a boy’s love for his very special toy. It is about a stuffed rabbit toy given to a boy on Christmas Day. Along with other fancier and shinier gifts, the little rabbit toy is not a big hit, so he is kept in […]

The Rosie Project (a Review)

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I’m a sucker for a good romance. But finding a good one seems to be just as illusive as a spunky leading lady finding her knight on a white horse. Because of this, I rarely recommend romance novels. Formulaic plot? Nope. Dripping sentimentality? Nada. Cheesy body language descriptions: i.e. “His smile didn’t quite reach his […]

Diary of a Real Payne Go-Along (a Hands-On Activity)

Diary of a Real Payne Book Activity

Diary of a Real Payne: A True Story is such a fun book. My 5th grader loved it, and she often begged for more time so she could continue reading. It’s not sassy or rude like other “diary” books we’ve seen. It’s about a spunky ten-year old girl, EJ, who is an avid daydreamer. Each chapter […]