Arts & Entertainment

Books for Middle School Girls

Jennifer Donovan, 5 Minutes for Books managing editor, mother of a teen daughter and a tween son, brings you some book recommendations for middle school girls. That 12 – 14 range is a tricky one […]

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Taylor Swift with Mic

Thanks to Target for sponsoring this fabulous giveaway for our Canadian friends – we adore Target and Taylor Swift! (Written by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, while dancing to “Shake it Off.”) […]

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Disney Pixar Inside Out Cast Photo

I am excited to share with you the first peek at the upcoming Disney Pixar movie INSIDE OUT. The voice cast is amazing and I think you will really like the storyline. Growing up can […]

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One look at the cover of Rebecca Dudley’s newest picture book, Hank Has a Dream, reveals the magic that is to be found in this charming story. “Last night I dreamed I flew!” Hank tells his hummingbird […]

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Sneak Peek at the Disney Animated Short Feast - #Feast

Walt Disney Animation Studios’ new short FEAST will be the short playing before BIG HERO 6 when it opens on November 7, 2014. “Feast,” a new short from first-time director Patrick Osborne (head of animation, […]

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God Made Light Sample Pages

Susan here to let you know about a lovely children’s book written by Matthew Paul Turner. If you’re a blogger, you may know Matthew’s wife Jessica Turner. She’s a friend and sent me a copy […]

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Jenny, 5 Minutes for Mom contributor, is here to share with you a fun educational app for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. This post is sponsored, but all opinions remain those of the writer. The world […]

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Big-Hero-6-Event

5 Minutes for Mom is headed back to Los Angeles in November for the premiere of Walt Disney Animation’s Big Hero 6. Writer, Dawn Cullo will be attending the event on our behalf. Dawn’s expenses will […]

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first impressions

First Impressions is a novel of a romantic love triangle, a mystery that is centuries old, a murder that is fresh, book collecting, and Jane Austen. The story goes back and forth from the early […]

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At 5 Minutes for Books we are fortunate to not only be able to read amazing books, but we are especially thrilled when an author offers to contribute to our site. Here are five posts […]

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