Let’s Go To the Library! – by Charles M. Schulz, adapted by May Nakamura, illustrated by Robert Pope


   Let’s Go To the Library! (Ready-to-Read,  Peanuts series) by Charles M. Schulz, adapted by May Nakamura, illustrated by Robert Pope, Simon Spotlight, 9781534469563, 2020

Format: Paperback

Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5

What did you like about the book:  The Peanuts series is great for early readers interested in engaging text with the Peanuts gang.  In Let’s Go to the Library! Sally is going to the public library to get her first public library card.  Charlie Brown, Linus and her friends are there to celebrate with her getting to check out her first book.  They also learn about all the fun things you can do there, too.  The simple text and colorful illustrations make this great for those learning to read.  “Happiness is having your own library card!”

Anything you didn’t like about it? No

To whom would you recommend this book?  A wonderful reader to share with every first grader to introduce the public library and all the fun things you can do there and about being able to get their first library card and checking out books to enjoy.

Who should buy this book?  elementary schools and public libraries

Where would you shelve it ?  Early Readers 

Should we (librarians/readers) put this on the top of our “to read” piles? no

Reviewer’s Name, Library (or school), City and State: Julie Durmis, JC Solmonese Elementary School, Norton, MA

Date of review:  January 1, 2021

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