Rating: (1-5, 5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3
Genre: Children’s book on colors
What did you like about the book? I loved the excitement and glamour of capturing artistic high clothing fashion and the busy runway. Carlos Aponte c recreates the thrill of a fashion show, illustrating various insects and colorful clothes. The closing line “the most important thing to Bee is YOU! “ is an empowering thought for all, regardless of colors, shapes, etc.
Anything you didn’t like about it? No. It was a very creative and colorful book!
To whom would you recommend this book? Children who love insects, children learning their colors, along with adults from the fashion industry!
Who should buy this book? Preschool and Elementary school librarians
Where would you shelve it ? Children’s picture books
Should we (librarians/readers) put this on the top of our “to read” piles? No
Reviewer’s Name, Library (or school), City and State: Diane Neylon, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
Date of review: 2/15/17