Help Support Team Matthew Ouiment

Matthew Ouimet is 2 years old. He has Primary Hyperoxaluria Type 1.   He just received a liver/kidney transplant and is at UCSF fighting like a little warrior to receive and keep these treasured gifts.  Prior to surgery, Matthew’s Mom, Kristi Wisecarver -Ouimet was driving 6 days a week from their home in Antioch, CA to UCSF (University of CA San Fransisco) for dialysis and to prep Matthew in the hopes that he would some day receive these organs. As you can imagine, bills are piling up! The Ouimet family’s other worries should not be  financially based.

Matthew Ouimet Raising awareness about Organ Donation!

Matthew Ouimet Raising awareness about Organ Donation!

By clicking here you can get access to the Little Birds Read Marketplace to help support Matthew and his family:

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Total sales commision from this event will be donated to the Ouimet family to help ease their burden!

Thank you for all of your time, energy, love and prayers!!Team Matthew!!!

The Blog, Raising Humans Partners with Barefoot Books

 Raising Humans Blogger Partners with Barefoot Books

http://www.raising-humans.com/

The author of the blog Raising Humans discusses her choice for partnering with Barefoot Books. She also discusses the Barefoot Book, Girl Brave Heart, and why she chose to add it to her daughter’s book collection.

The Girl with a Brave Heart

 

Herb the Vegetarian Dragon, A Life Lesson

 

Book with a Life Lesson: 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 castles knights in armor, vegetarian Herb is faced with a difficult decision: will he eat meat in order to save his own life?

IRA-CBC Children’s Choice Award Winner
Parents’ Choice Award Approved Winner
Society of School Librarians International Honor Book

Ages 4 to 10 years

Written By: Jules Bass

Illustrated By: Debbie Harter

 

  
 
Visit my online marketplace to purchase your copy of Herb, the Vegetarian Dragon
http://store.barefootbooks.com/herb-the-vegetarian-dragon-3.html/?bf_affiliate_code=000-0w2r
 

 

A Buzz-worthy Interview with Beeman Author Laurie Krebs

by Meghan Lowell Mon Apr 29, 2013 9:00 AM EDT

http://blog.barefootbooks.com/2013/04/a-buzz-worthy-interview-with-beeman-author-laurie-krebs/?bf_affililate_code=000-0w2r

The Beeman

Told from the viewpoint of a child whose Grandpa is a beekeeper, this rhyming text offers an accessible and engaging introduction to the behavior of bees, including: where they live, how honey is made, and what a beekeeper does. Children will love learning about the vital role of bees in the ecosystem, and will be delighted to find a delicious muffin recipe on the last page!

Ages 5 to 9 years

Written By: Laurie Krebs

Illustrated By: Valeria Cis

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