About Christine Fleming McIsaac

Hi! I’m Christine Fleming McIsaac—mom, wife, writer, and a marketer for educational publishers (the people who make the books and technology your kids use in school). My favorite thing to do with my two boys is cuddle up and read with them.

Give the Gift of Reading on Giving Tuesday

After Black Friday, Shop Small Saturday, and Cyber Monday, it is time for Giving Tuesday. Get ideas on how to give the gift of reading this year.

November 27th, 2016|2 Comments

Thanksgiving Picture Books that Make You Thankful

Did you know that gratitude can make you happier? With Thanksgiving around the corner, there's no better time to read books that put us in a thankful state of mind. And we have some easy ideas for expressing your gratitude, too.

November 13th, 2016|0 Comments

Applicious Apple Baking and Reading

We're baking with and reading about apples. And it's applicious! Everyone can enjoy their own individual apple treat while reading our new favorite apple books.

October 30th, 2016|0 Comments

A Day at the Museum

Christine and the boys also took a field trip... to the American Museum of Natural History. See what books they followed up their visit with and what they'll be doing on their next visit.

October 9th, 2016|0 Comments

10 Spooktacular Halloween Books

We can't believe October is here. Can you? We made a list of our kids' 10 favorite Halloween books to help you get into the spirit.

October 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

The Very Best Pumpkin Book

We've taken out our fall books. Reading one of our favorites reminded us of all the fun things we do in the fall. Come make memories with us.

September 25th, 2016|1 Comment

The Boys’ Favorite Baby Board Books

More board book recommendations. Christine and the boys couldn't resist sharing their list of favorite baby board books. We hope you'll share your favorites, too.

September 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Remembering the Beach, Part 2

As the summer starts to fade into fall, we found another way to remember our time at the beach. It also made use of all those treasures we had lying around. In addition, you'll find some nonfiction beach book recommendations.

September 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Remembering the Beach with Books, Part 1

Summer days are fading, but you can always revisit the beach through books. Check out our favorites.

September 4th, 2016|0 Comments

A Study of Harry the Dirty Dog

Inspired by Allie's author signing post, the boys and I read one of my childhood favorites, the Harry the Dirty Dog series by Gene Zion, illustrated by Margaret Bloy Graham. In a deeper "study," we found lots of interesting things in these classic stories.

August 14th, 2016|0 Comments