Book Review: Steam Train, Dream Train

Each month my son and I faithfully set up his calendar and talk about important events happening in the coming weeks. For the month of April, a date of key importance was April 16th. Why April 16th? It was the day Steam Train, Dream Train, by Sherri Duskey Rinker, would …

Book Review: Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site (and other thematic recommendations)

If you are looking for a literary gift for your truck-obsessed toddler or preschooler this holiday season, I have the perfect book for you! A friend told me about Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site this summer, as it was becoming a family favorite in her house. I finally bought it in …