10 April 2017 Dear Clarice, You chuckled helplessly when you saw this book cover and could not put it down until you finished reading it. On the surface, this picture book looked like a comedy, but “A Bad Case of Stripes” is an exceptional book on how not to let your self-esteem be governed by what others think of you.… Continue reading Building confidence
6 April 2017 Dear Clarice, This week was your school’s book donation drive and I thought it would be a great opportunity for you to get rid of books you don’t read anymore, to free up some space and make room for new books. Oh well, it was just wishful thinking on my part. It… Continue reading Picture books don’t bite
Dear Clarice, We can learn so many life lessons from books, that even a short quote can thug at your heartstrings. My favorite is from the wisdom of Dr Seuss “a person’s a person no matter how small”. Look through the list here and find one which resonates with you.Top 20 best quotes from children’s… Continue reading Best book quotes
26 March 2017 Dear Clarice, You have tons of picture books which mummy started buying for you since you were born. The benefits generated from these books include your abilities to read independently (at 4!) and draw (scribble from 1 and half) from a very young age. Picture books have been lauded for being excellent… Continue reading Picture this!