Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Library books

Cool Mom picked up some books at the library. Can you guess which are hers and which are for Neighbor Girl?




Thank you for reading and sharing,


Katrina von Cat the Master of Wisdom and Knowledge (and Stanley)


Saturday, April 19, 2014

Blogger Opp - Children's Book Week, Virtual Author Visit Package Giveaway (Closes 5/1/2014)

Yay, we are excited to participate in the Children's Book Week Kid Lit Giveaway Hop for the second year in a row by giving away a Virtual Author Visit Package. We are looking for bloggers who would be willing to post about the giveaway in exchange for a spot (Twitter or Facebook) on the Rafflecopter Giveaway Form. Cool Mom will email you the html, all you need to do is post between the dates of May 12 and May 15. Click here to sign-up to promote our awesome Virtual Author Visit Package Giveaway.

We only do this give away once a year and we would love to have you join us. Thanks for your consideration and be sure to share this blogger opportunity with anyone you think may be interested.


Thank you for reading and sharing,


Katrina von Cat the Master of Wisdom and Knowledge (and Stanley)


Friday, April 18, 2014

Word of the Week: You deserve a RESPITE, with Guest Rena Marthaler

Word of the Week  for  April 21, 2014

Our guests for this week's Word of the Week video are Rena Marthaler and her friend. 

Rena is a fourth grader living in Portland Oregon with her two dogs, Bruno and Jaz. She wrote her first novel, Magic The Crest, during National Novel Month (NaNoWriMo YWP) - just like us! Magic The Crest is about a group of ten-year-old girls who battle mythological creatures in search of the Crest. 





Scroll down to view our Word of the Week Video.

You may listen to the live official WOW announcement broadcast each Monday at 7:20AM on WEEU 830AM from "The voice of Berks County and Beyond." 

Links to broadcasts may be found on the Muhlenberg School District website. Click here to go there


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Are you ready for the free printables? Visit Kid Lit Printables to find these free printables:




Now tell us, how will you use the word RESPITE this week? Have you seen it used anywhere? Is your school using these words? What fun activities do you have for the word? I want to know and so do my friends - please share your creations and let us know if you are using our printables - that makes us happy!  

If you and/or your family completes an activity, we would love to see a picture of it, or hear all about it. You may do this in the comments below; on our Facebook page; on Twitter (use the hashtag #kidlitwow); pinterest; Google+ - truly, anywhere you want to tell the world with gusto!



Who is in @StanleyNKatrina's #WOW video this week? Take a RESPITE and see.” 
(Click to Tweet:)

Don't forget, we also need a few more guests for the remainder of the school year!

As always, thank you for reading and sharing,