Category Archives: spring

Little White Rabbit, “An Imaginative Friend”

Introducing Our Featured Friend: Little White Rabbit by Kevin Henkes jumped off the library shelf into my check out bag because of the illustrations. I typically select books because of the art. Then if I also like the story line, I go … Continue reading

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Marshmallow, “An Unexpected Friend”

Introducing Our Featured Friend: Marshmallow by Clare Turlay Newberry I admit that I bought this book for our family for one main reason; we have an albino bunny named Marshmallow! (We named her before finding the book.) However, we’ve come … Continue reading

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The Runaway Bunny, “A Free-Living Friend”

Introducing Our Featured Friend: The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown Children romanticize the experience of running away and being free from the normal routine, rules, and ways of home in order to explore the unknown. What they count on though, … Continue reading

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Mortimer’s First Garden, “Waiting for a Miracle”

  Featured Friend: Mortimer’s First Garden by Karma Wilson, Illustrated by Dan Andreasen After living in rental homes and apartments for nine years, one of the things I wanted to do first when we purchased our home was to plant a flower … Continue reading

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