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Baxter’s Corner Starts A New Mother’s Day Tradition

Baxter’s Corner Starts A New Mother’s Day Tradition

Dinner is over, the flowers are in a vase and all of the presents have been opened. Baxter’s Corner suggests that this is a great time to plan a special “Mother’s Day Story Time” to read with your children, grandchildren and special friends. Baxter’s Corner books are developed to teach children positive social behaviors one story at a time. For Mother’s Day, you might choose Oakley in Knots. Oakley is a confused little octopus with a terrific story to tell that will help your children develop important social skills such as empathy, responsibility, resilience and relationship building. Oakley is just...

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Happy Kentucky Derby!

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Happy Kentucky Derby!

Fred the Frog is ahead by a nose! Learn more about Fred in Sideways Fred.Happy Derby Week from Baxter's Corner, headquartered in Louisville, Ky., home of the Kentucky Derby. In the spirit of the season, Fred the Frog has decided to hop onto a thoroughbred to test his racing skills. The 145th running of the Derby will be Saturday, May 4th, at historic Churchill Downs.

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World Civility Day - April 11

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World Civility Day - April 11

Happy World Civility Day! In this current culture of intolerance and social toxicity, we are encouraged to see that April 11th has been designated World Civility Day. We want to help make sure that everyone is aware of this opportunity in the hopes that they will participate in some small way. We believe that diligence in shaping the character and values of young children will go a long way toward refuting such unfortunate behaviors as bullying, disrespect, and even physical violence.  We created our books in response to the uncivil behavior we are seeing right here in our own community;...

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"A Great (Book) Series For Early Childhood Character Building"

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"A Great (Book) Series For Early Childhood Character Building"

A review in the February 2019 issue of Story Monsters Ink calls Baxter's Corner Collection 1 children's books "a great series for early childhood character building." The collection of six children’s books was released in the fall of 2018. Story Monsters Ink is a digital monthly publication that features profiles on renowned and newly published authors, book reviews, movie reviews, and columns by bestselling authors and educators. It has been named among the best in family-friendly media, products, and services that includes receiving a Gold Mom’s Choice Award, being named among the “great magazines for kids and teens” by School Library Journal and being a 2016 Irwin...

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Customer Thanks Us In Rhyme!

A customer, who bought a set of our books for his cousin's young child, surprised us with this Thank You note. He is so good at rhyme, we may just recruit him to write a book for us! Thank YOU, Jonathan, for your kind words. Happy reading!                           Dear Baxter's Corner, I truly love books and I love to read. I know it’s important and a parent's good deed. I love to write poems and I love to learn more, 'cause when I was young I’d read on the floor. I’d read on...

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