Author: Justine Avery

Category: Children & Middle Grade

Regular price: $4.99

Deal price: Free

Deal starts: September 08, 2023

Deal ends: September 08, 2023


"Capture the allure of life and reading for beginning bookworms ... Highly recommended."—Midwest Book Review

Of course all books are alive. Why would you ever think otherwise?


this book

would be honored to be invited into your home, be grateful for your hospitality, and truly treasure your companionship.After all, the one thing all books have in common (besides being alive) is that they want to be opened, read,


—all the better if they’re also loved, respected, or even


.And if

this book

manages to brighten your day, make you smile, or remind you how great it is just to be alive—and


—well then,


might become

this book

’s most favorite reader of all.************************************************************

The School Reading List Picture Book of the Month

Story Monsters Ink,

Purple Dragonfly Awards Honorable Mention

for Arts and Educational Children's Books

National Parenting Product Award


Readers' Favorite International Book Awards Gold Medal

recipient************************************************************"The dual messages in this book, about the liveliness of the written word and the joy of life itself, impart a rare feeling and opportunity for read-aloud parents to discuss the nature of books and ideas with the very young." (D. Donovan, Senior Reviewer, Midwest Book Review)"One of those books which might go viral in your school. Unique and life-affirming, this is a great book to read with children and look at with a class of 5-8 years olds, and to use as an inspiration for writing with 7-9 years olds." (The School Reading List)"A celebration of all the wonderful possibilities of being a book, and being alive ... A delightful and empowering picture book to cherish." (Readers' Favorite)"The message here is simple: A book can be anything, just like you ... A gem of a book and a perfect gift." (Wishing Shelf Book Review)