Wednesday Hero

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This Post Was Suggested By Mike Ens. John Parle 23 years old from Omaha, Nebraska USS LST-375 May 26, 1920 - July 10, 1943 From Ens. Parle's Medal Of Honor citation: For valor and courage above and beyond the call of duty as Officer-in-Charge of Small Boats in the USS LST-375 during the amphibious assault on the island of Sicily, 9?10 July 1943. … [Read more...]

Monster Party!

Monster Party! is about a great monster party.   Come and join the monster bash. There's spinning and pinning, high-fiving and jiving, and munching, crunching, and buggy-food lunching. When it all ends, Monster must leave his fun-loving friends. There's crying and sighing—until Monster discovers a happy surprise waiting for him at home. This … [Read more...]

Why Is the Sea Salty?: And Other Questions about Oceans (Good Question!)

What kinds of animals live in the sea? What causes tides and waves? How deep is the ocean From the water cycle and ocean zones to fun facts about how some lost rubber duckies ended up helping ocean scientists, this Good Question! book teaches kids about the life aquatic. Why Is the Sea Salty?: And Other Questions about Oceans (Good Question!) will … [Read more...]