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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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Baxter's Corner Celebrates Banner Year

Baxter's Corner Celebrates Banner Year

Baxter’s Corner, a locally founded and owned business that uses creativity and storytelling to affect positive behavioral choices for children from birth to eight years old, wraps up 2018 with an exciting array of activities that have brought the five year old company into the spotlight and put more values-based books into the hands of children. Baxter’s Corner books introduce characters, who are part of the Baxter’s Corner community, and highlight specific behavioral themes such as respect, anti-bullying, compassion, determination and overcoming obstacles. The books focus on good choices to make in difficult or confusing situations and use the endearing...

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