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Last Chance to Save 15% on the 'My Friends and I' Friendship Book

My Friends and I book girl
As February, aka International Friendship Month, draws to a close, so does the special offer for the 'My Friends and I' friendship book.

Designed for children between the ages of 5 to 12, kids will dive into a world of fun, as this unique interactive memory book takes a journey from friend to friend revealing their favorite foods, hobbies, dreams, and so much more, all the while creating a beautiful keepsake filled with photos and shared moments.

Read on and get 15% off your order now.
By Birgit Sund on February 27, 2024

Paper Bark Birch: A New Children's Bookstore in Cedar Park

Paper Bark Birch Children's Bookstore
Yay, Cedar Park finally has a children’s bookstore! Two weeks ago, Paper Bark Birch Children's Bookstore opened their doors to young readers to explore their shelves for new adventures, exciting destinations, and fantastic tales from around the world. Read more about this wonderful new addition to Cedar Park.
By Birgit Sund on December 16, 2023

Stronger Than She Thinks by Nancy Kerrigan [Book Review + Giveaway]

Stronger Than She Thinks

Today’s featured book, Stronger Than She Thinks by Nancy Kerrigan, reviewed by our reader and local mom Sabrina, is based on a true story about the Olympic figure skater Nancy Kerrigan. 
By Birgit Sund on November 27, 2023

Win 21 Great Picture Books and Fun Crafts

Win 21 Great Picture Books and Fun Crafts

Attention, parents and gift-givers! It's time to unwrap the joy of the holiday season with this fantastic giveaway! Imagine winning not one, not ten, but a whopping 21 picture books all ready to transport the children in your life to a world of imagination, laughter, and adventure.

This giveaway is a Santa's sleigh-load of joy, ready to deliver smiles and treasured memories under the tree. Get ready to make this holiday season extra special, because these 21 picture books are the gift that keeps on giving, creating cherished memories one page at a time! Read on to enter.

By Birgit Sund on November 1, 2023

The Sun and The Planets by Patricia Geis [Book Review + Giveaway]

The Sun and The Planets by Patricia Geis
Today’s featured book The Sun and The Planets by Patricia Geis, reviewed by our reader and local mom Yvette, is a very detailed and informative adventure about earth and outer space, with pop-ups, pull-outs, sliders, and foldouts.
By Yvette Fischer on October 18, 2023

Adelaide and The Cosmic Rescue Squad by Zoe Twist [Book Review]

Adelaide and The Cosmic Rescue Squad
Today's featured book Adelaide and The Cosmic Rescue Squad by Zoe Twist is about a team of young trick or treaters who have to brave the dark by helping a tiny witchlet Zara create magical light bubbles for all the worlds children.
By Alyssa Comstock on September 28, 2023

Happy Birthday to Life Is Better With Friends - $5 Off the My Friends and I Book

Happy Birthday to us – Life Is Better With Friends turns 1

Happy Birthday to Life Is Better With Friends! 

It's been a whole year since we've embarked this amazing journey and we're so happy to have made so many new friends along the way. 🎊🎈

To celebrate these friendships and all the ones yet to come, we're giving a sweet $𝟱 𝗼𝗳𝗳 on our My Friends and I book for an entire month, until August 20th. Grab it while it's hot! 🎉
Enter promo code 𝗕𝗜𝗥𝗧𝗛𝗗𝗔𝗬 at checkout at
As always: free shipping.
By Birgit Sund on July 19, 2023

Free Children's Books - Live Grow Play Austin “Read and Share” Program

Attention, fellow book enthusiasts, parents, and caregivers of budding bookworms! Is your little one an avid reader or do they simply adore listening to your soothing voice as you read to them?

We are inundated with numerous requests to review children's books, and unfortunately, we can no longer keep up with reviewing all of them ourselves. It pains us to decline authors, as we hold a deep love for books and a strong desire to support the incredible individuals who both educate and entertain our precious little readers.

Recognizing that many of you have young book lovers at home or have experienced this joy in the past, we wanted to gauge your interest in a "Read and Share" program. This program would offer you the opportunity to receive free books in exchange for providing book reviews. Interested? Read on for details.
By Birgit Sund on June 27, 2023

Win 26 Fun Picture Books

Book Summer Giveaway

Are you looking for reading material for summer break and beyond? We've got you covered! Enter our book giveaway for a chance to win 28 fantastic picture books, including our My Friends and I book, 4 crafts, a craft apron, a paint palette, and sidewalk chalk! Enter by June 30th, 2023.
By Birgit Sund on June 5, 2023

Beyond the Spectrum: The Power of Friendship for Children with Autism

Kids with autism need friends too
Friendships are important for all children, regardless of their background or circumstances. Children with Autism are no exception. Unfortunately, many children with Autism are struggling to make friends. So, how can we help children with Autism make friends and how can we be a good friend to an autistic person?
By Birgit Sund on April 2, 2023