Hello friends! Did you guys know that I have another blog? Well, actually, I have more than one other blog, and the links to each are located on the sidebar near the top, under "Other Blogs by Kathy Matthews". Go figure. Anyway, here is the one that I want to introduce to you this morning ...
Please go over there and check it out that website when you have a chance, and make sure that you take a look at all the pages. Besides books and library links, you will find folk songs, homeschooling info and lots, lots more. PLEASE CLICK HERE.
I love reading the kids books in our little home library. It has been a joy, and it makes me want to keep adding to it. Whenever I see used books of any kind at a great bargain, I buy them. A teacher once told me that if a book written for children is good that people of all ages will enjoy it. That is so true!
I have done this before, in the mid 90's, reading childrens' literature, when I had my home childcare center. I found that it helped me remember what it was like to be a child, to see the world through their eyes. It helped me to remember what made a child happy, proud, sad, scared and worried. I think that everybody should do it once in a while ... read quality writing for kids.
Beverly Cleary and Judy Blume are really good about getting inside a kid's head and explaining the world through their eyes. So are many other authors. Here are a few book reviews that I wrote last year:
I am submitting this post into Lesa's Bargain Book Bonanza, over at Baja Greenawalt's Book Blog. Please join in and tell us your story about the great bargain books that you have found, and CLICK HERE to see what our other book friends are up to today!
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