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Still Moments Designs Bookmark Event

“Give them a gift they will remember long after they’ve read the book!” Join Still Moments Designs on March 24, 2018 at Dartmouth Book Exchange from 11:00am – 3:00pm.  Stop by the book store and see our unique designs of ribbon and silver-tone hook bookmarks highlighted with beautiful charms.  Love a good mystery, romance, or […]

Charm Bookmarks

Several new Charm Bookmarks, by Still Moment Designs, were dropped off at our store this morning including this one.  Remember Valentine’s Day is right around the corner.

February 1st is World Read Aloud Day

“Then suddenly, Mr. Wonka stopped. In front of him, there was a shiny metal door. The party crowded round. On the door, in large letters, it said: THE CHOCOLATE ROOM”- End of Chapter 14- Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl. Before you open the door to the chocolate room make/eat something chocolate with […]

Counting Down to Family Literacy Day Saturday, January 27th

“The only meals they could afford were bread and margarine for breakfast, boiled potatoes and cabbage for lunch and cabbage soup for supper.” excerpt from Chapter 1- Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl.  I suspect our Cabbage Soup was a lot tastier than the Bucket’s.    How will you celebrate Family Literacy Day???  […]

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory turns 54

On January 17- 1964, Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was published for the first time.  That’s 54 whole years of the one and only Willy Wonka, Charlie Bucket, Grandpa Joe, five Golden Tickets, a tonne of Wonka Chocolate Bars and those four really rather ghastly children. Celebrate by reading this story to your child(ren).  […]

Happy Birthday Michael Bond

Happy Birthday Michael Bond, creator of Paddington Bear.  He would have been 92 years old yesterday. January 13th, 1926- June 27th, 2017.  Help celebrate his birthday with your child(ren) by reading some of the many Paddington Bear stories he wrote, go to see Paddington Bear 2 now in Theatres, have an orange marmalade day or […]

Happy 92nd Birthday Jeff Brown

Jeff Brown, Author of the Flat Stanley series, would have turned 92 on January 1st, 2017  (Jan 1st 1926-Dec 3rd 2003)   The Flat Stanley books are quite popular in elementary schools and as a spin off activity, classes have coloured cutouts of Flat Stanley & mailed him all over the world. Flat Stanley has been photographed […]