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Teaching Children to Read with Books They Love!

Teaching Children to Read Using Things They Love My son and I were talking today and it turns out he’s liked fire trucks for 3 years, since he was one and a half!  I have developed more than 1000 different Mac The Fire Truck stories over the years, and the stories keep evolving as my … Continue reading

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Free book set giveaway

So it has been awhile since I posted here-I think this is the first post of 2013, and its April!  That’s kind of sad… But we’ve had a lot of changes in our life: we welcomed a new baby girl into our family in November 2012.  She was born with a congenital heart defect and … Continue reading

What children learn from fire truck books

What Children Learn From Picture Books Picture books, including fire truck books, are extremely important in the literary development of children.  These books engage young minds with new words, ideas, and pictures that help to expand vocabulary and encourage creativity.  Picture books, with fire trucks or any other characters, are especially important because they help … Continue reading

Where Mac The Fire Truck Came From

I’ve been writing for awhile about fire truck books, so I figured it was time to introduce the reader to the Adventures of Mac The Fire Truck series.   Mac The Fire Truck is a talking fire truck, with eyes behind his windshield and a powerful water cannon on his top.  He lives in an … Continue reading