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Over here at the Tomanek house, daily reading with my oldest is becoming more and more fun. He has taken a liking to the “Magic Tree House” series with Jack and Annie sharing their adventures.

The latest has been “A Crazy with Cobras” and provided some great food for thought like why did Jack and Annie drink the shrinking potion instead of giving it to the cobras? A familial theme has been running through this book. Here is a nap shop of Annie and Jack talking with the Great Mogul:


This is vastly different from the mistake I made when I bought two other books that are very popular. Much of these two went straight into de-valuing school, parents, study, etc. With the above, I was delighted to read along!