In My Kitchen

Food, Faith and all things Family

Family Book Picks – June

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Here’s what we’ve been reading, requesting or listening to lately.

Chasitie (age 3) – The Best Nest by P.D. Eastman  Mrs. Bird needs a new nest . . . or does she?

Piggies by Don and Audrey Wood  A rhyme for quieting little fingers.

Naomi (age 3) – I Love It When You Smile by Sam McBratney  Mama kangaroo will go to any length to cheer up her little one.

The Stray Dog by Marc Simont  How “Willie” finds a home (true story!)  I’m sure Naomi wishes this would happen to her.

Andrew (age 6) – Frog and Toad Treasury by Arnold Lobel  A humorous chronicle of the everyday adventures experienced in good friendship.

Samuel (age 9) – The Magician’s Nephew by C.S. Lewis  6th book in the Chronicles of Narnia series.

Jonathan (age 9) – He claims that he’s not read anything good this month.  I do know, though, that he has enjoyed our current read aloud, Five Children and It by E. Nesbit.  5 children discover an ancient Psammead (or Sand Fairy) while on summer vacation.   They discover that their dearest wishes aren’t quite what they expected!

MomThe Good Master by Kate Seredy  This wonderful story set on the plains of Hungary is a Newbery Honor book from 1935!

DadThe Conviction to Lead: 25 Principles for Leadership That Matters by Albert Mohler

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