Children’s Books

There are a lot of children’s books out there! More than any one parent or kid can read in a lifetime. We like to share our favorites to help you find only the best literary treasures around.

22 Books for Easter | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

I’m not sure what our Easter is going to be like this year, since this is our first year in this home. Sola is old enough that she wants to do an egg hunt with friends, so we may go to a local hunt or try to have one with neighbors. She is almost too […]

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Children's Picture Books for Spring | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

Spring starts next week! Where has the time gone this year? We’ve got a few more good reads for spring to add to our growing list of picture books for spring.

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Eleven Charming Valentine Books for Kids | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

Valentine’s Day is coming up fast, with Saint Patrick’s Day and Easter not far behind! I’m having some trouble being in the mod for holidays with the current state of our union, but I am trying to keep a semblance of rhythm for Sola, so she feels somewhat grounded during these times. This is our […]

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Our Favorite Groundhog Day Books | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

We’re having a hard time getting into our usual seasonal routine given all that is going on in our country right now, but I’m trying really hard to keep a semblance of seasonal rhythm going. Groundhog Day is only three days away now, but there is still time to try to pick up the reads […]

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Favorite Winter Picture Books | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

I’m sorry for being so quiet this year! The current political climate has left me a bit discombobulated and I’ve taken on several new projects, as a result. So for the time being, I will be cutting back on blogging a bit, though hope to be here at least once a week still. Winter is […]

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