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Episode 171: Everything Christmas with Kristin Wynalda, Part 2

In this episode, we continue the discussion where we left off last week. This time we discuss some Christmas controversy and suggest some gift ideas. Plus, I share about a book I just found out about because it launched only a month or so ago. It would make a great gift for the toddlers in

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Episode 161: Using Picture Books to Teach Irony in Literature

In this episode we talk about the types of irony and some great picture books to help make them clear. Even if you’re not teaching irony, we share some fun books you’ll want to check out! Show Notes with Links: (00:00): Introduction and Welcome Types of Irony: verbal, situational, and dramatic (01:37): Verbal irony Don’t

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Episode 151: Kathleen Bostrom Interview and the Birth of Her New Book

We chat with Kathleen Bostrom and learn about her wonderful new picture book for children welcoming a new sibling into the family and the big emotions that can come with it.  https://booksthatspark.libsyn.com/episode-151-kathleen-bostrom-interview-and-the-birth-of-her-new-book Our Guest: Kathleen Bostrom Kathleen Long Bostrom, a Presbyterian minister who now writes fulltime, followed her dreams and created a career that focuses

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Episode 149: Summer Bible Memory Plan and Exciting Announcements!

In this episode we talk about our summer Bible memory plan and share several exciting announcements you won’t want to miss! Show Notes: (00:00): Welcome(00:10): Bible memory-John 15(01:02): Secrets of the Vine for Kids(01:40): Secrets of the Vine: Breaking Through to Abundance(02:19): I Am the Vine(03:22): Hudson Taylor’s Spiritual Secret(08:04): Songs: “Abide in Me”Seeds Family

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Episode 145: Celebrating and Encouraging Mothers

This week we want to bless moms with some book suggestions. We also want to hear your suggestions for fun, funny books for moms to read. What would you suggest? Comment below. Books Discussed in This Episode: Transcript with Links: Welcome to “Books That Spark,” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating books that help us

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Episode 144: Mindy Baker Interview and “Planting Seeds of Truth in Little Hearts”

In this episode we visit with author Mindy Baker. She offers many resources for families, has a mini magazine available, and enjoys doing school visits to talk about her beautiful picture book. For show notes and links, go to terriehellardbrown.com  Our Guest: Mindy Baker Mindy Baker, author of Mouse’s Christmas Gift, Zonderkidz 2018, resides in

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Episode 127: Interview with Jean Matthew Hall and Announcing StarLight Magazine

In this episode of “Books that Spark,” we interview Jean Matthew Hall about her new adventure in publishing StarLight Magazine – a new magazine for children and families. Our Guest: Jean Matthew Hall Jean The Writer As a pre-teen Jean dreamed of being an architect or an interior decorator. As a high school student she

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Episode 115: Introducing the “Books that Spark” Book Club

In this episode of “Books that Spark,” we introduce our new Book Club! To be a part, you can sign up for our mailing list at terriehellardbrown.com. Books Discussed in This Episode: Transcript with Links: Welcome to “Books That Spark,” a podcast for parents and caregivers, celebrating books that spark imagination, emotion, questions, and discussion,

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