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2021 Patriotic Picture Books to Celebrate Independence Day

I can’t let the ultimate patriotic holiday pass by without mentioning my favorite picture books for it. No need to buy these, just log in to your local public library’s online catalog and put them on hold! Your library probably … Continue reading

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Tree of Life Mama’s Picture Books About Fathers and Father Figures June 2021

I blogged about mothers in picture books last month here in honor of Mother’s Day, so here is my list to honor my favorite picture books featuring fathers. Not all of these books are about fathers and their biological children. … Continue reading

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Tree of Life Mama’s Picture Books for May 2021

Here are some fun spring-y books for May about nature. Hopefully they will motivate you to plant a garden. If you can’t plant a garden because you don’t have much space, or you know you are moving, I suggest you … Continue reading

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Tree of Life Mama’s Picture Books About Mothers and Mother Figures May 2021

In honor of Mother’s Day, even though it’s over this year, I am blogging about picture books that feature mothers and mother figures. Mothering is never out of season! Inspire your sons and daughters with these amazing stories of real … Continue reading

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5/11/21 Tree of Life Mama’s Picture Book of the Week: Grandma Gatewood Hikes the Appalachian Trail

For the month of May I’m highlighting picture books about mother figures in honor of Mother’s Day. You will love these books! This week I’m highlighting Grandma Gatewood Hikes the Appalachian Trail. It’s based on a true story! Grandma Gatewood’s … Continue reading

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4/15/21 Tree of Life Mama Picture Book of the Week: Just Like Beverly by Vicki Conrad

Did you know that Beverly Cleary recently passed away, on March 25, 2021? She passed less than a month shy of turning 105. Her birthday was this past Monday, April 12. Wow! In honor of her recent passing and birthday, … Continue reading

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4/7/21 Words for Wednesday, Tree of Life Mama’s Picture Book of the Week: Hammering for Freedom

This is one amazing picture book! It’s by Rita Lorraine Hubbard with pictures by John Holyfield. It tells the inspiring true story of William “Bill” Lewis. I didn’t mean to pick it as an Easter book, but it turns out … Continue reading

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3/10/21 Words for Wednesday/Tree of Life Mama Picture Book of the Week: Defying Hitler by Nel Yomtov

The Tree of Life Mama picture book of the week is the graphic novel above, Defying Hitler: Jesse Owens’ Olympic Triumph by Nel Yomtov. I love this book! I found it at my public library. it’s the amazing story of … Continue reading

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Tree of Life Mothering Picture Book of the Week: Frederick’s Journey by Doreen Rappaport

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