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Short on Cash But Want to Treat Your Child to a New Read? Grab Morten and Gordon Under $5 on Kindle!

Whether you're grabbing a new read for your child or as a gift for a loved one, "Morten and Gordon: Shelter from the Storm" can be purchased on Amazon for $5 for Kindle! A vividly illustrated children’s book, the inspiration for “Morten and Gordon” came to author Donna L. Valentino in the form of a … Continue reading Short on Cash But Want to Treat Your Child to a New Read? Grab Morten and Gordon Under $5 on Kindle!

See What Amazon Customers are Saying about Morten and Gordon!

Amazon customers have been thrilled with their purchase of "Morten and Gordon: Shelter from the Storm," by Donna L. Valentino. What's stopping you from grabbing a copy for your children? Just one click away! The story of two squirrels, brothers Morten and Gordon live on a farm and are loving it. Whether they are watching … Continue reading See What Amazon Customers are Saying about Morten and Gordon!

Share how Reading has Changed your Life with #SharePossible

Many of us have a story to tell about the book or experience that turned us into a reader, or how we are inspiring children to learn to love to read. Scholastic has launched #SharePossible for others to hear what teachers, parents, literacy experts, celebrities, and children are saying about the pleasure and power of reading. Add … Continue reading Share how Reading has Changed your Life with #SharePossible

Channel These Celebrities While Reading to Your Kids

Reading to your child is a great way to strengthen your bond with your child and allow them to build their vocabulary and expand their imagination. If you make story time into an obligation, your child will catch on and not look forward to the occasion. BUT if you make larger than life expressions while … Continue reading Channel These Celebrities While Reading to Your Kids

How to Tackle Your Child’s Reading List this Summer!

Although your child is out of school for the summer, that doesn't mean the learning stops. Reading time over summer is detrimental to your child's development. Usually, teachers send home a list with the students of books they need to read over the break to keep their minds sharp and prepare them for the next … Continue reading How to Tackle Your Child’s Reading List this Summer!

Headed Out for a Day of Errands and Forgot Toys to Entertain Your Little With? Let Morten and Gordon Help!

Rather than scrambling to pick up a toy or turn around and go back home, with just one click you can have a children's book at your fingertips - ready to entertain your child when they get a little antsy. Whether you're at the doctor's office, in between appointments or just waiting for the next … Continue reading Headed Out for a Day of Errands and Forgot Toys to Entertain Your Little With? Let Morten and Gordon Help!

Meet Children’s Book Author, Donna Valentino & Find Out Her Inspiration for “Morten and Gordon”

Donna Valentino  was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania but now resides in the beautiful state of Florida with her son Michael. Tending to her garden and cooking are Donna’s favorite pursuits, along with watching her son, the musician, perform. Over the years she enjoyed a career in the dental field. That would change one fall day when … Continue reading Meet Children’s Book Author, Donna Valentino & Find Out Her Inspiration for “Morten and Gordon”

Keep Your Child Reading While On-The-Go this Summer

Whether you're in the car headed to their grandparents' house, at the doctor's office, in between appointments or just waiting for the next event you have scheduled with your little one, having an eBook on your phone or kindle makes it easy to keep them reading! A paperback is also easy to carry, but sometimes … Continue reading Keep Your Child Reading While On-The-Go this Summer

May is Short Story Month! Let Your Little Create Use Their Imagination in Creating Their Own!

A wonderful thing about reading with your child, is allowing them to expand on their vocabulary and give them avenues on how to harness and express their imagination. Take advantage of short story month, and encourage your little to write a story about an adventure they've had - or would like to have - over … Continue reading May is Short Story Month! Let Your Little Create Use Their Imagination in Creating Their Own!