Author Archives: kyurenka

Ten Magic Butterflies – by Danica McKellar, illustrated by Jennifer Bricking

  Ten Magic Butterflies – by Danica McKellar, illustrated by Jennifer Bricking, Crown Books for Young Readers, (9781101933824), 2018. Format: Hardcover Picture Book Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Math What did you like … Continue reading

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Slider – Pete Hautman

   Slider – Pete  Hautman, Candlewick Press, (9780763690700), 2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? David’s overachieving older sister is away at college … Continue reading

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Festival of Colors – by Kabir Sehgal and Surishtha Sehgal, illustrated by Vashti Harrison

 Festival of Colors – by Kabir Sehgal and Surishtha Sehgal, illustrated by Vashti Harrison, Beach Lane Books, (9781481420495), 2018. Format: Hardcover Picture Book Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Holidays What did you like … Continue reading

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Big Tree Down! – by Laurie Lawlor, illustrated by David Gordon

  Big Tree Down! – by Laurie Lawlor, illustrated by David Gordon, Holiday House, (9780823436613), 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Non-fiction What did you like about the book? Everyone knows … Continue reading

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Strongheart: Wonder Dog of the Silver Screen – written by Candace Fleming, illustrated by Eric Rohmann

  Strongheart: Wonder Dog of the Silver Screen – written by Candace Fleming, illustrated by Eric Rohmann, Schwartz & Wade Books, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books, 9781101934104, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  … Continue reading

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Get on Your Bike by Joukje Akveld, illustrated by Philip Hopman

        Get on Your Bike by Joukje Akveld, illustrated by Philip Hopman. Translated by Laura Watkinson. Eerdmans, 2018. 9780802854896 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Detective Nosegoode and the Music Box Mystery – written by Marian Orton, illustrated by Jerzy Flisak

       Detective Nosegoode and the Music Box Mystery – written by Marian Orton, illustrated by Jerzy Flisak, Translated by Eliza Marciniak, Pushkin Children’s Books, 9781782691556, 2017 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review):  3 Genre:  … Continue reading

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