Category Archives: Chaucer the Dog

Discovering the Tucson Library’s Read-to-a-Dog Program

When visiting Tucson recently, some of The Armarium Press team discovered the Pima County Public Library’s Read-to-a-Dog program. We’ve heard about read-to-a-dog events at indie bookstores elsewhere around the country, but this is the most extensive such program we’ve come … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Photo Shoot: Fire Safety Tips Your Kids May Not Remember From School

Thanks to Fire Marshal Brian, Chaucer and his team secured some great photos a while back for the prolific terrier’s forthcoming book about careers (Surgeon, Sculptor, Sailor on the Sea… What in the World Do I Want to Be?) We … Continue reading

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Announcing a New Chaucer in the Classroom Project: Free Downloadable Phonics and Spelling Worksheets

With the new school year in full swing, we’re excited to announce the launch of a free teaching resource section of The Armarium Press website–featuring downloadable phonics and spelling worksheets for early readers. This new section will also include free … Continue reading

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Ready for the First Day of School? Chaucer “Talks” Classroom Jitters and More at the Ingalls Memorial Library

The first day of school is a really big deal–especially if you’re stepping up from preschool to kindergarten, or from kindergarten to first grade at the “big kids’ school.” Ringing bells, rules galore! And all those new faces to meet. … Continue reading

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New Ipswich Kids Prepare for the First Day of School at Chaucer’s Book Launch Party

Illustrator John Clarke joined Chaucer the Dog at the New Ipswich Library yesterday for a tail-wagging good time with local kids to mark the official launch of Learning Is Cool… It’s the First Day of School! The first book in … Continue reading

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