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The Book Worm

Lose yourself in the story of the little lost cat

The Book Worm: Meant for 3- to 6-year-old readers, “My Name is Bob” by James Bowen and Garry Jenkins is a book your child will get lost in. Comment.

Tame your little monster’s tantrums

The Book Worm: Read “Even Monsters … ” by AJ Smith to calm down 2- to 5-year-olds when they put up a fight. Comment.

Kentucky Derby from A to Z

The Book Worm: Hand your 3-to-13-year-old horse lovers “D is for Derby” — they’ll want to read it, again and again. Comment.

Big book of vehicles for little drivers

The Book Worm: If your 3-to-5-year-old child loves anything with wheels, then he’ll love “The Ultimate Book of Vehicles From Around the World” by Ann-Sophie Baumann. Comment.

Gotta sing and dance? Gotta read this book!

The Book Worm: If your child is between the ages of 8 and 12 and loves to sing and dance, she’ll love “Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker,” by Patricia Hruby Powell. Comment.

Affairs to remember: A romantic look at the lives of historical figures

The Book Worm: Teens 15 and older — and some adults — are likely to love all the salacious surprises in “Historical Heartthrobs” by Kelly Murphy and Hallie Fryd. Comment.

A great read for outdoorsmen and dog lovers

The Book Worm: If you have a teen who loves the outdoors and his pooch, “The Dogs and I” by Kenny Salwey is the perfect read. Comment.

‘Don’t Push the Button!’ a fun and silly read

The Book Worm: Meet Larry, a purple monster, in Bill Cotter’s “Don’t Push the Button!” Comment.

Help your future rock star dream on

The Book Worm: Do you have a hopeful future “American Idol” winner in your house? Teach her it’s going to take a bit of practice to reach her dreams, with “Santiago the Dreamer in Land Among the Stars” by Ricky Martin. Comment.

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