Category Archives: Animals

A Goat Called Willow by Helen Peters, illustrated by Ellie Snowdon

A Goat Called Willow by Helen Peters, illustrated by Ellie Snowdon. Walker Books, 2021. 9781536210293 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic animal fiction What did you like about the book? Jasmine … Continue reading

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As Large As Life: The Scale of Creatures Great and Small, Short and Tall by Jonny Marx, illustrated by Sandhya Prabhat

As Large As Life: The Scale of Creatures Great and Small, Short and Tall by Jonny Marx, illustrated by Sandhya Prabhat. 360 Degrees, Tiger Tales, year 2021. 9781944530341 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover … Continue reading

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Hello Baby Animals – Who are You? by Loes Botman

Hello Baby Animals – Who are You? by Loes Botman. Floris Books, 2021.  9781782507208 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review):  3 Format: Board Book What did you like about the book?  This is a quiet, simple … Continue reading

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Who’s Hiding in the Desert?, illustrated by Katharine McEwen

Who’s Hiding in the Desert? – illustrated by Katharine McEwen. Nosy Crow, 2020. 9781536217247 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:   Board book Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   … Continue reading

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Fourteen Monkeys: A Rain Forest Rhyme by Melissa Stewart,  illustrated by Steve Jenkins

Fourteen Monkeys: A Rain Forest Rhyme by Melissa Stewart, illustrated by Steve Jenkins. Beach Lane, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534460393 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  This … Continue reading

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Battle of the Butts: The Science Behind Animal Behinds – Jocelyn Rish, illustrated by David Creighton-Pester

            Battle of the Butts: The Science Behind Animal Behinds – Jocelyn Rish,              illustrated by David Creighton-Pester, Running Press Kids, an imprint                          … Continue reading

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The Octopus Escapes by Maile Meloy, illustrated by Felicita Sala

The Octopus Escapes by Maile Meloy, illustrated by Felicita Sala. G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2021. 9781984812698 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? This is … Continue reading

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If You Were an Elephant – Leslie Staub, illustrated by Richard Jones

 If You Were an Elephant – Leslie Staub, illustrated by Richard Jones, G.P. Putnam’s Sons, (9781524741341), 2021 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Plants: Words of the World and Animals: Words of the World, illustrated by Motomitsu Maehara

Plants: Words of the World  and Animals: Words of the World, illustrated by Motomitsu Maehara. Blue Dot, 2021. 9781736226438, 9781736226445 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book Genre: Picture book What did you … Continue reading

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Chirp! Chipmunk Sings for a Friend, by Jamie A. Swenson,  illustrated by Scott Magoon

Chirp! Chipmunk Sings for a Friend by Jamie A. Swenson, illustrated by Scott Magoon. Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534470026 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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