Children's Book Review: Must-Have Marvin by Christy Ziglar #ShareAMoment

March 24, 2014

Must-Have Marvin

Disclaimer: I received this book at no charge for this review. No other compensation was received and all opinions are my own.

About Must-Have Marvin:
"Marvin loves new things! When he sees the Super Galactic Robot - the coolest, most awesome toy ever - he exclaims, I HAVE to have one!" It is all Marvin could think about that day, ignoring his friends requests for help and not playing with his younger brother after school. He counted all his money saved in his piggy bank and convinced his dad to take him to purchase it after dinner, he even slept with it that night and could not wait to show it to his friends the next day, but they were all too busy to play, doing the work that he had not helped with the previous day. Marvin was lonely walking home but luckily bumped into his wise neighbor who helped save the day!

About the Author:
Christy Ziglar, financial planner, mother of twins and niece of legendary motivator and the world’s original optimist, Zig Ziglar, is bringing the same timeless wisdom and ageless advice to an entirely new, younger audience through her new Shine Bright Kids picture book series.

About Shine Bright Kids:
The Shine Bright Kids series hits another home-run after the popular Cant-Wait Willow. These books provide stories to help instill solid values in our children and teach the importance of making good choices. The series teaches principles including: using good judgment, taking responsibility, self-control, having a positive attitude, and demonstrating perseverance. Check out their website for free reward charts, activities and other parenting resources. Choose Right. Shine Bright.

My Thoughts:
Must-Have Marvin learns that things are no comparison to people and that helping friends and team work are huge in meeting goals. My son loved the added star search that appears on each page depicting the mood of Marvin. The illustrator, Luanne Marten offers bright colors and cute faces with adorable scenes similar to Can't-Wait Willow, who also makes an appearance. We love the Shine Bright Series books and the messages they send, we hope you will too!

Find Must-Have Marvin and Can't-Wait Willow at Barnes & Noble and other retailers:
Must-Have Marvin and Can't-Wait Willow.

"You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help enough other people get what they want."--Zig Ziglar

Stay connected with Shine Bright Kids:
    Shine Bright Kids website
    Shine Bright Kids on Facebook
    Shine Bright Kid on Twitter
    Shine Bright Kid on Pinterest

Stay connected with Ideals Books:
    Ideals Books Website
    Ideals Books on Facebbok


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