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Sunday, February 28, 2010

The Barefoot Book of Knights

We actually own this book. DJ is currently reading it, in our homeschool reading list. He loves it, and is probably his favorite book so far this year. It is currently on sale for 5.99, so be sure to get one at this great low price. You can click the banner below, to see all items, or click here, to just see this book.

The Barefoot Book of Knights

Embark on medieval adventures with the seven stories in this multicultural, knightly collection. The stories emphasize the importance of bravery, cooperation, humor and recognition of weaknesses. Book with CD editions include stories read by actor Anthony Stewart Head.

Ages 8 and up

Retold By: John Matthews

Illustrated By: Giovanni Manna

Narrated By: Anthony Head

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Boy Who Grew Flowers

The Boy Who Grew Flowers

Climb to the top of Lonesome Mountain to meet a very special boy named Rink — every full moon, he grows flowers all over his body. This heartwarming story celebrates difference and friendship, as Rink meets a girl with her own secret, and they discover ways to help each other.

Ages 4 to 10 years

Written By: Jen Wojtowicz

Illustrated By: Steve Adams


Thursday, February 25, 2010

22 Artsy Activities For Kids

Dotty Spotty Doodles

22 Arty Activities for Creative Kids

Draw, doodle, paint and color! The simple activities encourage creativity, and help small children to master drawing skills, shape recognition, line drawing and color combining, while also preparing them to learn to read.

Ages 3 to 7 years

Written By: Madeleine Deny

Illustrated By: Barroux


This little book is a great value at only $6.99 Click the banner below, to view all their award winning books, and gifts. For ages 4-7, and in paperback format, this book can be taken in the car, on trips, or sleepovers.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Herb The Vegetarian Dragon Kids Book

Herb, The Vegetarian Dragon

Meet Herb, a dragon who knows how to stay true to his values even in the stickiest of situations. When he is captured by the castle's knights in armor, vegetarian Herb is faced with a difficult decision: will he eat meat in order to save his own life?

Ages 4 to 10 years

Written By: Jules Bass

Illustrated By: Debbie Harter

This wonderful book, is available for 16.99 in hardcover, or 7.99 in paper back, at my Barefoot Books Store. Give your kids the gift of reading, and let them travel on a new adventure every day.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Learn To Count With Cockatoos, Puzzle

For ages 2-5 year olds, this puzzle will have your child learning to count in no time. At the price of 17.99, this is a fun, and affordable to teach your child, playgroup, preschool, grandchildren, or friends to learn to count. You can purchase this puzzle by going to my Barefoot Books store, and clicking on buy. It is simple, and easy, and you will be completely satisfied with their quality.

Have fun learning counting and corresponding animals. The over sized pieces in this colorful floor puzzle encourage interaction, and the animal groups simplify counting instruction

Monday, February 22, 2010

Octopus Opposites

Do you have a child learning opposite meanings of words? Then Octopus Opposites, is the book for you. This hard covered book is for 1-4 year olds, but I can see how a kindergardener, or even first grader, would find it enjoyable. This book sells for 16.99, so start your book shopping now. This is a description of the book, direct from my Barefoot Books Store:

Octopus Opposites

Empty, full; push, pull; young, old; hot, cold! The creatures in this vibrant book range from friendly elephants to exotic kookaburras, each with a pair of opposites to share. A companion to Alligator Alphabet and Counting Cockatoos, Octopus Opposites will encourage youngsters to find opposites all over the place in their own worlds. The learning continues at the end, where readers find out where each of the animals makes its home.

Ages 1 to 4 years

Written By: Stella Blackstone

Illustrated By: Stephanie Bauer

Click any of the links above to go right to my Barefoot store, and purchase this book, or any other book, and gifts available. Barefoot Books are award winning childrens books, that I have decided to be an affiliate seller for. I am part of a team, and we make a small commission off of all sales. All books are shipped right from the Barefoot Books warehouse, not directly by me. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

Welcome To Melissas Barefoot Blog

Some of you may know me from my other blogs, Melissas Homeschool, and Melissas Jewelry. I have ventured into a new side of myself, selling Barefoot Books. I have decided that at this time, having home parties just will not work for me, so I decided to make a blog dedicated to just Barefoot Books. Every day, or every few days I will post a new item, with a description, and a link to my Barefoot store, so you can purchase if you wish. There will be no adsense, or other ad space on this site, only Entrecard widget. It will be completely dedicated to my Barefoot Books store. I hope you will free to ask questions, and of course buy some books. I love these books, we own some of our own. I do not endorse, or sell products I do not believe in. They are award winning books, and a bargain compared to other books I have purchase for my children.

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Welcome To My Earn Money At Home Site

Welcome to my make money at home site. There really are work from home jobs out there. Good ones, and legit ones. I will add a few other things in just for fun too. I currently have two other blogs, and guest post for another, plus moderate my ten year old sons homeschool writing blog. You can say I enjoy blogging.