Bilingual in training: Numbers and colors activity book (Spanish Edition)
Children's Books / November 3, 2018

Numbers and colors activity book. • Super fun and easy activity book for kids to learn numbers and colors in Spanish. • You don’t need to be bilingual to teach a second language to your little ones.     REVIEW Fun and educational By Piaras on November 3, 2018 (Emerald Book Reviews) This is a fun and educational numbers and colors activity book. It’s super fun and easy for young children to learn numbers and colors in Spanish. As the author says, ‘You don’t need to be bilingual to teach a second language to your little ones.’ It’s jam-packed with things to do and learn. Five stars and recommended.   ABOUT THE AUTHOR Rocio Monroy is a graduate of The Children’s Book Academy. She writes stories for tiny readers with big hearts. She speaks English and Spanish. She enjoys spending time reading, visiting libraries, and writing stories to help make this world a better place. Currently she lives in Missouri with her husband and her three children.

Paisley the Goat
Children's Books / November 3, 2018

Counting from one to ten is not easy for children, although Paisley the goat will make things easier for little ones. Paisley the goat discovers the many different things that can be counted at the beach on a sleepless night. Suggested age range for readers: 2-5 An excellent bedtime story for ages 2-5 By Piaras on November 3, 2018 (Emerald Book Reviews) This is a wonderful children’s story by author Rocio Monroy. I absolutely enjoyed reading this book with my grand kids and it brought more than a few smiles to our faces. They loved not only the story, but also the amazing colorful illustrations by Eugene Ruble. Paisley the goat is having trouble falling sleeping. She puts on her sleep mask and even tries counting sheep! It doesn’t work so she goes for a walk on the beach. Along the way she discovers a variety of objects and creatures that incorporates a numbers and counting theme. By the time she reaches ten, she finds herself calm enough to fall asleep. An excellent bedtime story for ages 2-5. Highly recommended and a well-deserved five stars.   ABOUT THE AUTHOR ​​Rocio Monroy is a graduate of The Children’s Book Academy. She writes…

Pixie And The Green Book Mystery (Pixie Mystery 1)
Children's Books / November 2, 2018

It’s the new and improved Pixie And The Green Book Mystery. Young readers will join Pixie, our second grade hero, on a quest to save the fairy tales. It’s an apple disaster day of school, but a trip to the local library changes everything. A mysterious book has brought the characters to life out of their books. But getting them safely back in their stories won’t be easy, with the evil Book Guardian trolling the library. Buckle up for an action-packed, fantastical, wacky, journey. A unique and wonderful fairy tale Pixie and the Green Book Mystery (updated version) is about a nine-year-old girl called Pixie (whose real name is Marigold) as she interacts with some well-known fairy-tale characters. Not only does Pixie interact with the characters, but the characters also interact with each other from the different fairy-tales. We have Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, the Seven Dwarfs and others, who find that their stories have been jumbled up. It’s up to Pixie to save the day. Of course, there’s also a bad guy who she must contend with! This was a very enjoyable and entertaining story. The writing style was engaging and very entertaining. As I read through the pages…

Children’s Books About Animals: Facts, Information and Beautiful Pictures about Animals (FREE VIDEO AUDIO BOOK INCLUDED)
Children's Books / November 1, 2018

Children’s Books About Animals ★★★★★ Wonderful book for all the family! – Piaras Learn facts about cats, dogs, pandas, koalas, horses, ponies, elephants, giraffes, zebras, antelopes, tigers and lions. More than 500 incredible pictures! Lots and lots of information about animals! 6 books for kids that love animals (Animal Books for Children Series)   Good children’s animals books to learn lots of fun facts. Best for children ages 6 and up!   NEW: Purchase this Book and get access to the VIDEOBOOK for FREE!   ***Read this children’s Animal book FREE as part of your Kindle Unlimited membership***   REVIEW Wonderful book for all the family! Children’s Books About Animals by Francois Bissonnette is a book that will be loved by both children and adults alike. It’s a massive collection of facts, information and superb pictures about animals. I don’t think I’ve ever come across such a well-researched and presented work in this category. This book is one of the better picture books and is an absolute a must-read for children. The author has packed this book full of interesting facts about a wide variety of animals. Highly recommended. ABOUT THE AUTHOR In 1983, François Bissonnette, created the early versions…

Bilingual in training: Alphabet activity book (Spanish Edition)
Children's Books / October 31, 2018

Super fun and easy activity book for kids to learn the alphabet and other words in Spanish. You don’t need to be bilingual to teach a second language to your little ones. Libro de actividades súper divertido y fácil para que los niños aprendan el abecedario y otras palabras en español. No necesitas ser bilingüe para enseñar a tus pequeños un segundo idioma. REVIEW An excellent alphabet activity book. By Piaras on October 31, 2018 (Emerald Book Reviews) This is an excellent alphabet activity book for young children. Not having a single word of Spanish, I introduced this activity book to my grandchildren. Using simple phonetics, the book is very easy for any parent or teacher to use. Children will absolutely love this, and they’ll take to it like a duck to water! It will also add an extra learning experience and introduce them to another language. How cool is that? Muchas gracias Rocio Monroy! ABOUT THE AUTHOR ​​Rocio Monroy is a graduate of The Children’s Book Academy. She writes stories for tiny readers with big hearts. She speaks English and Spanish. She enjoys spending time reading, visiting libraries, and writing stories to help make this world a better place. Currently she…

Ronaldo: Rudi’s Birthday Extravaganza (Ronaldo the Flying Reindeer Book 3)
Children's Books / October 1, 2018

  It is summertime in Beresford. Ronaldo and Rudi are beside themselves with excitement: Monty the Moose, the most incredible Magician in the whole world is performing at Rudi’s birthday party! But before the festivities begin, there’s the important matter of The Reindeer Flyover, an ancient tradition of The Reindeer Flying Academy that marks the end of school term. But Rudi might not be able to fly. He has injured his hoof and refuses to see Doctor Kloppen. Rudi is terrified of needles and, rumour has it, the Doctor’s needle is the size of a rocket! Meanwhile, Ronaldo meets celebrity baker Mrs Sorensson and offers to deliver her cakes to ‘Carrot’s ‘N’ Cakes’ bakery before flying school. The weather is hot so Ronaldo rushes through the forest so he can deliver the cakes before the icing melts. But trouble is lurking in the woods. Dasher and his menacing brothers, Comet and Prancer, are hiding in the bushes. Waiting for Ronaldo! “… though aimed at a much younger audience, are a perfect fit for the adults who are still in touch with their younger self .”   REVIEW   A wonderfully written and illustrated story with important life lessons. By Piaras…

Ronaldo: The Reindeer Flying Academy: Ronaldo the Flying Reindeer children’s book series (book 1)
Children's Books / October 1, 2018

  “MOVE OVER RUDOLPH – RONALDO IS HERE TO STAY!”  Ronaldo is the top flying cadet at the prestigious Reindeer Flying Academy. He dreams of getting his flying license and becoming one of Santa’s reindeer, just like his hero, Vixen. In the first adventure in the Ronaldo series, the second year flying cadets face their toughest ever flying test – The Endurance Challenge. Will Ronaldo be victorious and lift the silver cup? Or will mean brothers Dasher, Comet and Prancer ruin his chance for success? The young and the young at heart will appreciate its story. Because Ronaldo reminds us, if you work hard, and dream big …. we can all fly!    REVIEW A wonderfully written and illustrated story by a very talented author and illustrator. By Piaras on October 1, 2018 (Emerald Book Reviews) More often than not children relate themselves with the characters of a good story. In such circumstances, reading fiction can help them to get inspiration from the characters. These stories often portray real life implications through anecdotes, and as such makes it easier for them to understand the complex aspects of life. Moreover, reading these stories at regular intervals can actually help them to…

The Magical Kingdom of Ing: An Enchanting Tale of Fairies and Dragons
Children's Books / September 2, 2018

Susan Brougher combines imagination with rhyming lyrics to create The Kingdom of Ing—an enchanted place where dragons are playful and kind, and where fairies abound, surrounding the kingdom with magical powers. In this sweet tale of hope, Queen Arabella dreams of a baby to love, while a baby dreams of a mother to love him. The fairies have been summoned. The fairy queen, Alannah, has chosen her very best team—Tea Cup, Looking Glass, and Busy Bee—to work together to bring a bundle of joy into the kingdom. Susan’s charming lyrics encourage parents to have fun reading to their children while providing motivation for the children to begin reading for themselves. She helps young readers to use their counting skills as they find the number of “ing’s” on each page. Her many inventive “ing” words will enhance a young child’s vocabulary. In Susan’s first book, The Strongest Bond, she writes how the wave of a magic wand changed a scullery maid into Cinderella. In her book of poems, The Magic of Christmas—The Magic of Love, her favorite doll, Tinker Bell, sprinkled fairy dust as she flew. In this book, through the use of whimsical illustrations, Susan artfully unfolds the common story…

Daisy, Bold & Beautiful
Children's Books / August 28, 2018

D.J. and her dad moved far from the small town and only home she ever knew. Now she’s starting middle school in the city with kids she’s never met. She tries to make friends, but they all appear to be slaves to screen time. D.J. just likes to garden, nurturing plants, watching them grow and thrive. It seems she’ll never find a way to fit in, but then she awakens in a gorgeous garden where she meets Persephone, Goddess of Spring. She must be dreaming; her new friend can’t possibly be real—and what could she know about getting along with gamers? D.J. really needs some ideas, or she might never find her own place in a complicated world. Daisy, Bold & Beautiful is the debut novel of middle-schooler Ellie Collins, daughter of award-winning author Stephanie Collins. Boys and girls alike will appreciate Ellie’s keen eye for the challenges of growing up that she and her friends must face. Discover the wonderful writing of Ellie now, then follow her to learn about her writing and more books to come. REVIEW A wonderful story written by an exceptional storyteller! By Piaras on August 17, 2018 (Emerald Book Reviews) More often than not we relate…