Paula Jo Behr

Paula Jo Behr is a journalist and mother of two. She is dedicated to finding and sharing children's books with gentle and loving messages. Contact her at cyberbehrs@earthlink.netCopyright

Odd Velvet, In Every Moon There is a Face

Odd Velvet, by Mary E. Whitcomb, illustrated by Tara Calahan King (Chronicle Books), ages 3 to 8Velvet brings a milkweed pod for show-and-tell at...

Mom’s View: Childrens Book Reviews

Little Ruth Reddingford and The Wolf, by Hank Wesselman, Ph.D., illustratedby Raquel Abreu (Illumination Arts). Ages: 4 to 8At long last, Little Red Riding...

Mom’s View: Childrens Book Reviews

Little Yellow Pear Tomatoes, by Demian Elaine Yumei, illustrated by Nicole Tamarin (Illumination Arts). Ages 2 to 8As a little girl stands in the...