The Little Seahorse Children’s Book Review

The Little Seahorse Children’s Book Review

The Little Seahorse by Sheri Fink is a wonderful new children’s book launching tomorrow! It tells the story of a shy little seahorse who finds a pearl he wants to give to his mother. He is however too small to transport it all by himself. He manages to overcome his shyness and ask for assistance. Thanks […]

The Water Lily Fairy Children’s Book Review

The Water Lily Fairy Children’s Book Review

The Water Lily Fairy by Mary Ann Vitale is one of the fairies traveling with her fairy friends. Only that she is the curious one. Excited about discovering the world she stays behind her group to visit a little town. When she notices that the people there are poor and unhappy she gifts them with rose petals. […]

The Little Firefly Children’s Book Review

The Little Firefly Children’s Book Review

The Little Firefly by Sheri Fink got my attention on page one! The little firefly really wants to glow like all her friends. She decides to “fake it until she’ll make it,” however that isn’t even necessary because her family and friends love her just the way she is. When she finally lets go and accepts that […]

Disturbing Children’s Classics

Disturbing Children’s Classics

Today’s post is about timely classics, books we love and have been reading for decades, that in the opinion of some readers, are simply disturbing. This post has been originated by a reviewer who wrote about my book Maya & Filippo Make Friends in Auckland: “The part of the book that most concerned me was […]

It’s World Book Day!

It’s World Book Day!

It’s World Book Day on March 6th – that’s today! Any day is a great one for reading, here at Maya & Filippo, but we will celebrate this special day with a special deal. This offer is only for our Facebook family, so join us there to take part of it: Buy Maya & Filippo Play Chef at Sea […]

Unstoppable Me Children’s Book Review

Unstoppable Me Children’s Book Review

Unstoppable Me!: 10 Ways to Soar Through Life by Dr. Wayne Dyer is one of my daughter’s favorite bed time books. It’s also one of my favorites. It feel so good to go to sleep knowing that you’re great, no matter what! Or that peace begins with you. While the rhyme in this book is not […]

Books in March – Events around the World

Books in March – Events around the World

March if FULL of book events around the world. Let’s take a look at the calendar: CELEBRATIONS March 3rd 2014, Read Across America Day (USA) March 6th, World Book Day 24th-27th March 2014, Bologna Children’s Book Fair (Italy) The beginning of the month is marked by Dr. Seuss Birthday, which is on March 2nd but is celebrated on March 3rd […]