Category Archives: Beginning Reader

The Bug in the Bog – Jonathan Fenske.

The Bug in the Bog – Jonathan Fenske. Simon Spotlight, 2020. 9781534477247  Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Early reader  What did you like about the book? Simple, repetitive text and clean … Continue reading

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Alligators and Crocodiles Can’t Chew – by Thea Feldman, illustrated by Lee Cosgrove

 Alligators and Crocodiles Can’t Chew (Super Facts for Super Kids) – Ready to Read Level 2, by Thea Feldman, illustrated by Lee Cosgrove, Simon and Schuster, 9781534479807, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What … Continue reading

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What About Worms!? – written and illustrated by Ryan T. Higgins

  What About Worms!? – written and illustrated by Ryan T. Higgins, Hyperion Books for Children, 9781368045735, 2020    Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Beginning reader What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Bunny Will Not Jump! – Jason Tharp

  Bunny Will Not Jump! – Jason Tharp. Simon Spotlight, 2020. 9781534483033 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Early reader  What did you like about the book? Big (the blue bear) and … Continue reading

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 Interrupting Cow and the Chicken Crossing the Road – Jane Yolen, illustrated by Joelle Dreidemy

  Interrupting Cow and the Chicken Crossing the Road – Jane Yolen, illustrated by Joelle Dreidemy, Simon Spotlight, (9781534481602), 2020 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Early Reader What did you like … Continue reading

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Our Principal’s Wacky Wishes! – by Stephanie Calmenson, illustrated by Aaron Blecha

 Our Principal’s Wacky Wishes! (Quix Fast-Fun-Reads) by Stephanie Calmenson, illustrated by Aaron Blecha, Aladdin Quix, 9781534457553, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book:  A fun twist on … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreams! – by Holly Anna, illustrated by Genevieve Santos

  Sweet Dreams! (Daisy Dreamer #12) by Holly Anna, illustrated by Genevieve Santos, Little Simon, 9781534478350, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 What did you like about the book:  Truly a sweet … Continue reading

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Duck Stays in the Truck – by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Betsy Lewin

 Duck Stays in the Truck (Ready-to-Read Click Clack Series) by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Betsy Lewin, Simon Spotlight, 9781534454156, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book: … Continue reading

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Bird Singing, Bird Winging – Marilyn Singer, illustrations by Lucy Semple / Cat Has a Plan – Laura Gehl, illustrations by Fred Blunt

    Bird Singing, Bird Winging – Marilyn Singer, illustrations by Lucy Semple, Simon Spotlight, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, 9781534441439, 2020    Cat Has a Plan – Laura Gehl, illustrations by Fred Blunt, Simon Spotlight, an imprint of Simon & … Continue reading

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Mack Rhino Private Eye: The Candy Caper Case by Paul Dubois Jacobs and Jennifer Swender, Illustrations by Karl West

Mack Rhino Private Eye: The Candy Caper Case by Paul Dubois Jacobs and Jennifer Swender, Illustrations by Karl West, Published by Aladdin Quix, 9781534441163, Copyright 2020. Format: Hard Cover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent of a Starred review) 5   What … Continue reading

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