Tag Archive: HarperCollins

Book Review: The Bad Seed and The Good Egg


The Bad Seed is a story of a seed who does some pretty awful things.  His manners (and hygiene) leave a lot to be desired.  In one of my favorite pictures, he makes… Continue reading

Realistic Children’s Fiction: Loss and Grief, Death and Dying


Grief and loss is a topic that is difficult to talk about with children. How do you explain death and dying to your young child?  This is a contemporary problem that is relevant… Continue reading

Elementary Fiction Series Not to Miss!


So many elementary fiction series are published that it’s hard to keep track of them.  However, the nice thing about not finding a series until it already contains several titles is that you… Continue reading