Category Archives: Birthdays

How to Have a Birthday by Mary Lyn Ray, illustrated by Cindy Derby

How to Have a Birthday by Mary Lyn Ray, illustrated by Cindy Derby. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536207415 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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The Perfect Party by Laurel P. Jackson, illustrated by Hélène Baum-Owoyele

The Perfect Party by Laurel P. Jackson, illustrated by Hélène Baum-Owoyele. Yeehoo Press, 2021. 9781953458124 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy/animal sounds What did you like about the book? It’s Little Robin’s … Continue reading

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Star of the Party: The Solar System Celebrates! by Jan Carr, illustrated by Juana Medina

Star of the Party: The Solar System Celebrates! by Jan Carr, illustrated by Juana Medina. Crown Books for Young Readers, 9781524773120, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did … Continue reading

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Henry’s Important Date by Robert Quackenbush

Henry’s Important Date by Robert Quackenbush. Aladdin, 9781534415461, c1981, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Henry the duck receives an invitation from his friend Clara to attend her birthday … Continue reading

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The Birthday Book: Las Mananitas by Susie Jaramillo

 The Birthday Book: Las Mananitas by Susie Jaramillo, Encantos Media Studios, PBC, 9781945635427, c2020, 2021 (large size edition) Format: Board book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book:  The … Continue reading

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The Birthday Book: Las Mananitas by Susie Jaramillo

  The Birthday Book: Las Mananitas by Susie Jaramillo, Encantos Media Studios, PBC, 9781945635489, c2020, 2021  (small size edition) Format: Board book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book: … Continue reading

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Your House, My House by Marianne Dubuc

Your House, My House by Marianne Dubuc. Translation by Yvette Ghione. Kids Can Press, 2020. 9781525304903 Format: Hardcover, oversize Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Going Up! written by Sherry J. Lee, illustrated by Charlene Chua

Going Up! written by Sherry J. Lee, illustrated by Charlene Chua. Kids Can Press, 9781525301131, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? It’s rare for one to … Continue reading

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Click, Clack, Surprise by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Betsy Lewin

Click, Clack, Surprise by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Betsy Lewin. Simon Spotlight, 9781534413832, 2019 Format: Hardcover  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre: Picture  What did you like about the book? This is a Ready-To-Read Level … Continue reading

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Froggy’s Birthday Wish by Jonathan London, illustrated by Frank Remkiewicz

     Froggy’s Birthday Wish by Jonathan London and illustrated by Frank Remkiewicz, Viking Books for Young Readers, (9780670015726), 2015 Format: Hardcover Picture book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the … Continue reading

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