Category Archives: Adventure

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Maps of My Emotions by Bimba Landmann

Maps of My Emotions by Bimba Landmann. SchifferKids, c2019, 2021. 9780764362217 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover, oversized graphic novel Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book?  Utilizing the graphic novel … Continue reading

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The Knight at Dawn, the Graphic Novel adapted by Jenny Laird, illustrated by Kelly & Nichole Matthews

The Knight at Dawn, the Graphic Novel (Magic Tree House #2) based on the novel by Mary Pope Osborne, adapted by Jenny Laird, illustrated by Kelly & Nichole Matthews.  A Stepping Stone Book, Random House, 2021. 9780593174722 Rating:  1-5 (5 … Continue reading

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Covered in Adventures by Gillian Hibbs

Covered in Adventures by Gillian Hibbs. Child’s Play, 2021. 9781786283481 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Realistic/picture book What did you like about the book? Sasha loves her old, dirty sweater. When her … Continue reading

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Wingbearer by Marjorie Liu, illustrated by Teny Issakhanian

Wingbearer by Marjorie Liu, illustrated by Teny Issakhanian. Quill Tree Books, 2021. 9780062741158  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre:  Fantasy/Adventure What did you like about the book? Zuli has only … Continue reading

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It’s the End of the World and I’m In My Bathing Suit by Justin A. Reynolds

It’s the End of the World and I’m In My Bathing Suit by Justin A. Reynolds. Scholastic Press, 2022. 9781338740226 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2 Format: ARC, publication date April 5, 2022 Genre: Science … Continue reading

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The Sleepover by Michael Regina

The Sleepover by Michael Regina. Razorbill, Penguin Random House, 2021. 9780593117361 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre: Horror What did you like about the book?  Four friends, a little sister, … Continue reading

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Clarice the Brave by Lisa McMann, illustrated by Antonio Caparo

Clarice the Brave by Lisa McMann, illustrated by Antonio Caparo, G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 2021. 9780593323373 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Animal Fantasy What did you like about the book? Clarice … Continue reading

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Grandude’s Green Submarine by Paul McCartney, illustrated by Kathryn Durst

Grandude’s Green Submarine by Paul McCartney, illustrated by Kathryn Durst. Random House, 2021. 9780593372432 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? On a too-hot summer … Continue reading

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Pony by R.J. Palacio

Pony by R.J. Palacio. Alfred A, Knopf, 2021. 9780553508116 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Historical fiction What did you like about the book? Whatever I was expecting next from R.J. Palacio, … Continue reading

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Off the Beaten Path by Mylis Dekerangal, illustrated by Tom Haugomat

Off the Beaten Path by Mylis Dekerangal, illustrated by Tom Haugomat. Greystone Kids, 2021. 9781771646857 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A young … Continue reading

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