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Get your ABCs and 123s on at Books Inc: 5 alphabet and counting books that we adore

If Rocks Could Sing

By Leslie McGuirk

 

The most innovative ABC book. Every letter and every object is a real rock!

 

 

 

 

An Edible Alphabet: 26 Reasons to Love the Farm

Written by Carol Watterson; Illustrated by Michela Sorrentino

 

Each letter of the alphabet is related to something really awesome about today’s farms, showing kids where food really comes from.

 

 

 

Dr. Seuss’s ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book!

 

With Dr. Suess as your guide, learning the alphabet is as easy as A, B, C!

 

 

 

 

 

Everything I Need To Know Before I’m Five

By Valorie Fisher

 

The title says it:, this book has EVERYTHING you need to know before you’re five—numbers, letters, shapes, colors and the seasons!

 

 

 

One, Two, Buckle My Shoe

By Salina Yoon

 

In this adorable board book, learn to count from 1 to 10 while reciting the classic nursery rhyme.

 

 

 

 

Look for the ABCs and 123s display at your local Books Inc.

Meet Scott Westerfeld!

Check out a video of Mr. Westerfeld being a homie here.
And remember, this is event is BYOB
Bring Your Own Beasties

Well, Hi There, Barry Deutsch!

Pictured here at San Diego Comic Con is Eisner nominated graphic novel author, Barry Deutsch! His graphic novel. Hereville (for ages 8+) was nominated for the Eisner award and features an Orthodox  Jewish girl who slays trolls. No big deal. This rollicking adventure story also comes recommended by the "Kids Are Alright" Panelists ("myth on paper," said Gene Luen Yang, author of American Born Chinese) at Wondercon.

Paolini Madness...

NYMBC gets a makeover, courtesy of Bookalicious Pam

@nymbc with a "c" :P on Twitpic
A new twitter avatar designed by the loverly Bookalicious Pam for Not Your Mother's Book Club.
Check out her blog for more Bookaliciousness.
Thanks, Pam!
 
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Brrrrrrrrraaaaaaaainssss... an SDCC inspired post

 

 

There are two ways to react to this picture:

 Scream: AHHHH! ZOMBIE!!! RUN FOR YOU LIFE!

OR

Read up on them for your own survival needs. Because when the zombie apocalypse comes, you want to be ready, right? Below are the books we recommend for your zombie edification.

WORLD WAR Z by Max Brooks (ages 14+) (and it's companion, The Zombie Survival Guide)

The Walking Dead Graphic Novel Series (ages 15+) by Robert Kirkman

ASHES by Isle Blick (ages 14+)

 THE FOREST OF HANDS AND TEETH (ages 14+) by Carrie Ryan

ZOMBIES VS UNICORNS (ages 13+) Ed by Holly Black and Justine Larbestelier 

ZOMBIEKINS (ages 10+) by Kevin Bolger

 ZOMBIE IN LOVE (ages 4+) by Kelly DiPucchio

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