Books your "onlies" like

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Books your "onlies" like
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Wed, 04-27-2011 - 9:34pm

My DD is 8 and loves to read. She has gotten into the Seekers and Warriors series'

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Wed, 05-04-2011 - 1:01pm
Ever since I had M@, I've listened in the car up/back to work (so almost 19 years - yikes) - some readers are bad, but others, like Jim Dale, are phenomenal and then I don't want to get out of the car!

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Mon, 05-09-2011 - 10:25am

My son is 15 months and he loves Good Night Moon.

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Mon, 05-09-2011 - 9:24pm
I love that book! I always waited for my DD to have a favorite book that she would have us read over and over and over, but she never did. She loved the variety and always loved to pick something new each time she went to get a book. :) So, I won't have that "favorite book" that I can pass along to her kids with the story of "this was your mommy's favorite book!" Wearing out a book is a great thing, though! Reading is so great - we read constantly and my DD was an early reader. I think that really helps kids to build their vocabulary and learn to read. :) Good for you for doing that for your DS. :)
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Tue, 05-10-2011 - 6:41am

I wish my DD liked books as much now as when she was 2 or 3!

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Wed, 05-11-2011 - 9:29am
See, and my DD is totally different. I just had to take all of her library books away from her (36 books!) and I will be returning them today because she had her nose stuck in a book instead of doing what I asked her to do (get dressed and ready for the day). *sigh*

I'm still torn as to whether I'll actually return them, or just take them away and then give them back to her to read in several days when she can show me that she can follow directions. I know the RIGHT thing to do is return them, but I also know that we often go to the library and books she saw a previous visit and didn't take out, are not there in a subsequent library trip because others borrow them. So, I kind of don't want to return them, but just keep them out, but in my room or something. LOL!

I've never heard of "The very lazy ladybird" or "Hairy McLarey". I'll have to see if they have them over here.
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