On Saturday, April 24, the East Bay Children’s Book Project will celebrate our 5th anniversary with a party to thank all our supporters and clients. To get us in the mood, here are some children’s books about parties and celebrations!
March 2010 saw the release of not one but two new movies based on children’s books: Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland and Diary of a Wimpy Kid, based on Jeff Kinney’s book series of the same name. Of course, kids’ books have been made into movies for, well, a really long time.
Got spring fever? I know I do … I’ve had it for weeks! Here are a few of my favorite children’s books about spring and growing things:
In a wonderful article in The Huffington Post, children’s book author Julianna Baggott tells the sad tale of Brown Bear. The hero of the beloved book by Bill Martin, Jr. is no longer out seeing the other animals – he’s been banned by the Texas Board of Education.