Category Archives: Gary D. Schmidt

Celia Planted a Garden by Phyllis Root and Gary D. Schmidt, illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Celia Planted a Garden: The Story of Celia Thaxter and Her Island Garden by Phyllis Root and Gary D. Schmidt, illustrated by Melissa Sweet. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536204292 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover … Continue reading

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Pay Attention, Carter Jones – by Gary D. Schmidt

   Pay Attention, Carter Jones – by Gary D. Schmidt, Houghton Harcourt Harcourt, 9780544790858, 2019 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction/sports What did you like about the book?  I have loved … Continue reading

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Almost Time by Gary D. Schmidt & Elizabeth Stickney, illustrated by G. Brian Karas

 Almost Time by Gary D. Schmidt & Elizabeth Stickney, illustrated by G. Brian Karas, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780544785816, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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