Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Kids Book Review

I came across this blog Kids Book Review, and thought you might like to look at it.  It has great information about book reviews, your favourite authors and other information.

Here's what I liked..

Dr Seuss Fun Facts

  • Real name: Theodor (Ted) Seuss Geisel
  • Ted was not only an author, he was also a cartoonist, animator, book publisher and artist.
  • He wrote under many pen names including Dr. Seuss, Theo LeSieg (Geisel spelled backwards), Rosetta Stone and Theophrastus Seuss.
  • His most famous books are The Cat in the HatGreen Eggs and HamOne Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!Fox in Socks andHorton Hears a Who!
  • Dr Seuss never had children of his own.
  • The books of Dr Seuss have sold over 222 million copies and have been translated into 15 languages.
  • One of the trademarks of his artwork is 'no straight lines'.

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Introducing the Summer Reading Programme

Please click on this link to find out further information from the Waimakariri District Library website.