Category Archives: Biography

Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library by Carole Boston Weatherford, illustrated by Eric Velasquez

  Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library by Carole Boston Weatherford, illustrated by Eric Velasquez, Candlewick, 2017.  9780763680466 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book?  What did I like … Continue reading

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     Queer There and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World – Sara Prager

     Queer There and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World – Sara Prager, Harper Collins, 9780062474315, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Non-Fic Biography What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Who Was Pete Seeger? by Noel MacCarry. Illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

        Who Was Pete Seeger? (Who Was …?) by Noel MacCarry, Illustrated by Stephen Marchesi, Grosset & Dunlap, 2017. 9780515157987 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 What did you like about … Continue reading

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 Who Are Venus and Serena Williams?  by James Buckley Jr., Illustrated by Andrew Thomson

 Who Are Venus and Serena Williams? – James Buckley, Jr., illustrated by Andrew Thomson, Penguin Workshop, 9780515158038, 2017. Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Biography What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Who Was Cesar Chavez? – Dana Meachen Rau

     Who Was Cesar Chavez? (Who Was …?)  – Dana Meachen Rau, (illustrated by  Ted Hammond and Nancy Harrison), Grosset & Dunlap, 2017. 9780451533623 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 What did you like … Continue reading

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      Take a Picture of Me, James VanDerZee! by Andrea J. Loney, illustrated by Keith Mallett

 Take a Picture of Me, James VanDerZee! by Andrea J. Loney, illustrated by Keith Mallett, Lee & Low, 2017.  9781620142608 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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Who Was Andrew Jackson by Douglas Yacka, illustrated by Jake Murray

   Who Was Andrew Jackson by Douglas Yacka, illustrated by Jake Murray, Penguin Workshop, 9780399539923, 2017 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Biography What did you like about the book? An honest … Continue reading

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