Saturday, August 21, 2010

My Purple Toes


We really love books at our house so the whole family is extremely happy when we are offered a new book to review! Ella was especially excited when this book arrived! Painting her toe nails is one of her favorite things to do lately so she was totally interested just by seeing the cover! Then, we read the story and she loved the story just as much as the cover :) I really enjoyed the story as well! The teacher in me is always in such of a good picture that teaches some of life's important lessons!
“My Purple Toes” is a light-hearted children’s story about enjoying life, being true to oneself and accepting others. Written by nationally recognized lawyer Blair Hahn, the board book tells a playful story about a real experience the author had with his family and features imaginative illustrations including a friendly-frog that hides on each page.

Ella just loved that the daddy had purple painted toenails! She loved looking throughout the book for the dad's toes in various places. Also, the friendly frog with purple toes that hides on each page was really fun for her as well. This is such an entertaining book that kids of all ages will enjoy and appreciate it!

"My Purple Toes" can be purchased online for only $10.99! We are so excited for the next book in this series, "My Purple Kisses," that will be released in time for Valentine's Day 2011.

We were also thrilled to learn that "My Purple Toes" donates a significant portion of its proceeds to benefit children in the United States and around the world through nonprofit, Soles4Souls, which collects and distributes shoes at no cost to people in need.
We suggest that you check this book out today!


This post was written for Family Review Network & My Purple Toes who provided the complimentary product in exchange for my honest review.

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