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Ralph Masiello’s Ancient Egypt Drawing Book

Ralph Masiello’s Ancient Egypt Drawing Book This is only the beginning! Ralph Masiello’s books are so cool and perfect for the aspiring artists among you. And that doesn’t just doesn’t have to be the kids! We have others of his drawing books: Bugs, Dinosaurs, Dragons, Ocean, Robot and Halloween. I especially like that he encourages […]

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Ghost Knight – Loved this!!!

Ghost Knight (Little, Brown) I [had] only finished this book minutes ago [when I wrote this last night], and I already can’t wait to talk to you about this book! I don’t care whether you’re eight years old or have eight grand-children, you’re going to love this book. That is, if you love a good […]

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Even Aliens Need Snacks

Who doesn’t need a good midnight snack? This awesome book by Matthew McElligott is filled to the brim with treats that someone’s sure to love. And they’re not the same old things you have every other night! How about an eggplant-mustard-lemonade smoothie? Here is a book sure to encourage the adventurer in you to try […]

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MBB: Where’s Waldo? In Troy, NY, of course! | The Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza

Where’s Waldo? In Troy, NY, of course! Waldo is chilling out in Troy, NY. To be precise, he’s checking out twenty local businesses here. To find out where, stop by Market Block Books to pick up your search sheet and let the fun begin. The first 100 kids to collect 8 “I Found Waldo” cards […]

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The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce This instant classic appeals to both young and old. With its beautiful illustrations and touching story any book lover will find themselves falling in love with Mr.Morris Lessmore and his Fantastic Flying Books! A great present for any recent graduate or lover of books!!! […]

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A Boy and A Bear in a Boat

A Boy and A Bear in a Boat (Random House Kids) This book is so much fun!!! I absolutely love it. It makes me want to get on a boat, drink some tea, and have an adventure right now. I can’t decide if this book is so much fun because of the boat’s captain – […]

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Extra Yarn

Extra Yarn Annabelle finds a box of yarn that looks like your average, ordinary box of yarn, but this one has something special about it. She knits, and knits, and knits, as any good knitter would do having found a box of yarn, and it seems like she’ll never get to the end of the […]

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Leo Geo and His Miraculous Journey Through the Center of the Earth by Jon Chad

Leo Geo and His Miraculous Journey Through the Center of the Earth by Jon Chad (Roaring Book Press) Here ya go, wannabe geologists! That trip you’ve always wanted to take down into the center of the earth. And Jon Chad helps us with this tall, narrow book. The image above has the book sideways but it […]

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Bliss

Bliss Have you been to the bliss bakery? I’ve heard they have an ancient cookbook full of magical recipes. They can cure the dying, or make someone fall in love, or just make someone fall asleep. I even heard they can make cookies that can make someone tell the truth! Can you believe it? But […]

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William Middleton signs his books for Troy Night Out

William Middleton signs his books for Troy Night Out

Troy Night out is Kids Night Out this month, March 30.   Meet William Middleton, a local children’s author, who will be signing his three books: The Autumn Ball Gordon the Goldfish Stanley and Henrietta Mr. Middleton will be at Market Block Books from 7-8:30 PM.   Mr. Middleton will be at Market Block Books […]

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