Little Red Riding Hood | book review

*Certain books are easier to review differently than in my usual format — this is one of them. Everyone knows the story of Little Red Riding Hood -- over the river and through the woods to Grandmother's house she goes...but what she discovers is much worse than simply her bedridden grandmother. The wolf has devoured the…

The Icky Bug Counting Book | book review

*Certain books are easier to review differently than in my usual format — this is one of them. When I discovered I had to read either an alphabet or counting book for my Children's Lit class, I wasn't exactly thrilled. Luckily, I decided to read Jerry Pallotta's The Icky Bug Counting Book and I found myself enjoying…