Tag Archives: @kingandkids

March 05

Eleanor and Park Came to Our Wedding by Ann King DiBella

When I started dating Tom, I made it clear from the start that I was a huge nerd.  Not nerd as in, “I like to read.”  But nerd as in, “I live and breathe books and authors and often connect every life event to a character or title ad nauseum.”  Tom embraced my nerdiness, which […]

July 16

How to Train a Train – Written by Jason Carter Eaton, Illustrated by John Rocco – Reviewed by Ann King

  Did you know that I am the meanest mom in the world?  Well sometimes the meanest. According to my children, anyway. Why?  Because I won’t let them have a pet.  A real pet.  Not just the fish we have, they say.  A real pet.  Like a dog or a cat. They are horribly deprived […]