Work with Schools and Libraries

Work with Schools and Libraries If you just joined Usborne Books & More, you might be wondering what it takes to work with schools and libraries. Educational Service Representatives Educational Service Representatives, formerly known as Educational Consultants, work their book business just like other consultants through home parties and Facebook parties. In addition to these…

Young adult adventure novel

New Adventure Series by Bear Grylls

There’s a brand-new series of chapter books, coloring books, and activity books all by Bear Grylls, renowed survivalist. Chapter Books: Bear Grylls Adventures This new series by Bear Grylls contains a four chapter-book series. These books range in interest from 7-10. The reading level is  around a level O (DRA 34) or around the middle…

Gift Certificates for Usborne Books & More

Gift Certificates for Usborne Books & More

Sometimes the perfect gift is hard to buy! Instead of a gift, give a gift certificate for educational, fun, and interactive books! You choose the amount and the child or parent on the receiving end will choose the perfect books for the occasion! I will design a gift certificate perfect for the occasion you celebrate.…

Perfect Books to develop Imagination and Creativity

Perfect Books to develop Imagination and Creativity

Want a book you can come back to again and again? You can change the story, even grow with the story. Two of these books you will LOVE are You Choose and Just Imagine. Loved by parents, children, speech therapists, and other book lovers. Turn the pages and get a new question to help develop…

All Kinds of Usborne Books & More

All Kinds of Usborne Books & More

Everyone loves reading all kinds of books. After having four Facebook parties in a week, I was thinking of the wide variety of books we have available through Usborne Books & More. So with an ode to Dr. Seuss, and channeling my best Michelle Nelson-Schmidt and Eric Ode, here are just a few of the…

Hands-on Activities for Hanukkah

Every year families choose family traditions to celebrate the holidays. Here are a few gift ideas to celebrate Hanukkah.  Hands-on Activities Give your children gifts that allow experiences they can remember. Here are three of the best hands-on activities. Let’s start off with a family-fun puzzle. Learning and fun in one! Atlas & Jigsaw Puzzle-…

Usborne Non-Fiction for Early Readers

Usborne Non-Fiction Let’s talk Usborne Non-Fiction I have been to visit with several Elementary School Librarians and Reading Specialists. What are they most impressed with? Our nonfiction! Beginners We’ll start with the Beginners. These hardback beauties are just $4.99! Filled with facts, text-features, and beautiful pictures, they delight children from preschooler to middle schooler. As…

This or That? Animal Books for All Ages

Animal books are so popular and some of my favorites! With over 2,000 Usborne Books & More titles to choose from, it’s often hard to decipher which books will work best for which ages. Here are just a few of the many animal books we offer. To browse all of our books, be sure to…

How teaching Reading prepared me for Usborne Books & More 

I spent my first 7 years after college teaching in a public school. During six of those years, I taught Third Grade Reading with a year of First Grade mixed in the middle. I absolutely LOVED teaching Third Grade. I loved reading to my students and inspiring them through books, new vocabulary, and amazing text…