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    10 Reasons The Tanglelows Is A Must Have Children's Book!

    In gearing up for the release of the second installment of the Tanglelows, we share 10 reasons why Traveling the Twisting Troubling Tanglelows’ Trail is an essential children’s book for people of any age. If you don't have it, be sure to get it immediately. You don't even need to be a parent to appreciate the message of this book. Together we all can find solace in the wonderful children's book that can help ease our minds during a time when the world feels a bit chaotic. Thank you for this book. This book is a treasure!

    10. Who doesn’t love a good tongue twister!? The title alone is enough fun to say over and over, and we haven’t even opened the book the yet!

    9. You’ll find yourself quoting the book after the first read!

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    Thankfully, you’ll actually like having this stuck in your mind! Wise words fill the pages. One review said “The easy tempo leads like a piper into the light. With the flair of Suess, McGoon has captured words with imagery that will carry for a lifetime.” - Story Monsters Ink Magazine. I couldn’t have said it better myself.

    8. It allows for discussion by acknowledging struggles, and it is still accessible for children.

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    The book thoughtfully weaves questions throughout the story. These questions provide guidance and personal the story. I love that! We often forget individuality by trapping into situations that tell us how to act. This book does not do that.

    7. It is adorable!

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    How can you resist the charm of the Tanglelows.

    6. A perfect tool to add to any parenting tool box!

    Reading this book with children at a young and impressionable age will help them gain perspective. And introduce them to the idea alone to better help them overcome negativity later. Whether or not your child has expressed having troubling or negative thoughts, this book will be an invaluable addition to your families own library. Just because they have not mentioned having these thoughts, or have not yet experienced them, does not mean it won’t happen.

    5. It is great for adults too!


    It is easy as an adult to become tangled in your own thoughts. That is the beauty of this book. No matter what age you are, you can related to the Tanglelows twisted and troublesome ways. As the back of the book says “They exist in everyone’s mind.” After reading it once, you will be happy and look forward to reading this book over and over to child.

    4. The Rhymes and Rhythm are so fun and educational!

    Through rhyme and rhythm, McGoon does a wonderful job at incorporating words that can challenge the reader without losing them. After reading this book, rather than setting the book aside, my child came up to me with an enthusiastic curiosity to learn more about the story. That is an achievement in itself! “Acting out mead will widen the void; / All of yourself and other destroyed. / Adding more bricks to the Tanglelows’ road. / Giving more reason for these creatures to goad.”

    3. A perfect compliment to living in such a social media consumed world.


    We can't escape social media, but we also need to be careful not to constantly hide behind it too. This book reminds us how important it is to connect with ourselves and others. Society seems plagued by daily intense news too. This book can help you unpack all that you see and hear, and think of ways to process it all.

    2. It has an overall beautiful message!

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    Thank you Mr. McGoon for this book! We certainly do connect with this playful rhyme!

    1. Like Dr. Suess, Mr. McGoon has created a book and character that will carry for a lifetime.


    Your children will be able to grow with this book and always remember the Tanglelows!

    More to come! We Can't Wait!

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    We are excited for the next books twists and turns and playful rhymes. By the looks of this teaser, it looks like we can expect some more Tanglelow troubles. And we can’t wait to start untangling the Tanglelows’ paths!

    Published by Pelekinesis Publishing Group. Available worldwide. Amazon and Barnes & Noble