Explore The Grass, Illustration Styles, and more!

The Stonecutter, by Demi, (E 398.2)  A similar telling of the traditional tale.

The Stonecutter, by Demi, (E A similar telling of the traditional tale.

Su Dongpo: Chinese Genius by Demi. $18.72. Publisher: Lee & Low Books (September 1, 2006). 56 pages. Author: Demi. Reading level: Ages 9 and up. Save 22% Off!

Michelle Obama & Su Dongpo: A Character Analysis with Bloom's Taxonomy. We use Bloom’s Taxonomy to illustrate the range and progression of questions teachers can ask students for Common Core standard character study.

The Greatest Treasure by Demi, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0153143576/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_6cSeqb1ZHWC6V

In this elegant retelling of a traditional Chinese tale, adorned by Demi's exquisitely detailed artwork, a poor farmer discovers that life's greatest treasure lies in his own heart.

I got a huge response to my call to tell me about 2016 books in my Facebook…

Coming Soon: 2016 Picture Books Part One

Ideas are all around by Philip C. In search of writing ideas, an author takes a walk with his dog around the neighborhood.

Bedtime Math by Laura Overdeck.  Reading a story before bed is something we all strive to do, but what about a math problem before bedtime?  Bedtime Math has fun problems and activities.  Check it out!

Bedtime Math: Laura Overdeck, Jim Paillot: This is an awesome book that puts fun in word problems. Each theme has 3 different levels of questions.

Plus: the empty pot, a grain of rice, the stonecutter. Basically everything by Demi.

Plus: the empty pot, a grain of rice, the stonecutter. Basically everything by Demi.

20+ Art Books for Kids. A fab round up to help you and your kids explore the Great Artist and Get Arty!

Exploring The Great Artists - 20+ Art Books For Kids

Explore art with this broad range of art books for kids - making it fun and accessible for all.

10 NEW Funny Picture Books Books

10 NEW Funny Picture Books Books

Don't Cross The Line! by Isabel Minhós Martins (E MAR)- This slapstick postmodern tale is also a profound statement about dictatorship and peaceful revolution, from an award-winning author/illustrator team.

Happy, Happy Chinese New Year, by Demi This is more of a book for teachers and older students than preschool students. If you want to know more about why things are done for the Chinese New Year, this book will explain it to you. It covers the following topics: Spring, Sweep the dust! Make a Fresh start! And Cook, Pop, Pop,Pop, Sweet gifts! Lion Dances, Light the Lights and Demi, the author of the book.

Offers a lively, comprehensive look at the cultural background of Chinese New Year, along with beautifully detailed illustrations.