Category Archives: Book Review

Cloud Hotel by Julian Hanshaw

Cloud Hotel by Julian Hanshaw. Top Shelf, 2018. ISBN 9781603094252 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Graphic novel/fantasy What did you like about the book? The author, in a preface, explains how, … Continue reading

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Bat Citizens: Defending the Ninjas of the Night – Rob Laidlaw

 Bat Citizens: Defending the Ninjas of the Night – Rob Laidlaw, Pajama Press, (9781772780390), 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5: (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? For a fairly slim volume … Continue reading

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Don’t Tell – written and illustrated by Tom Booth

     Don’t Tell – written and illustrated by Tom Booth, Feiwel and Friends, 9781250117373, 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? From the … Continue reading

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Walrus in the Bathtub by Deborah Underwood, illustrated by Matt Hunt

       Walrus in the Bathtub by Deborah Underwood, illustrated by Matt Hunt, Dial Books for Young Readers, 9780803741010, 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you … Continue reading

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Mechaboys by James Kochalka

by James Kochalka. Top Shelf, 2018. ISBN 9781603094238 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Graphic novel/science fiction What did you like about the book? Impending high school graduation impels two misfit boys to … Continue reading

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I’m Sad – by Michael Ian Black, illustrated by Debbie Ridpath Ohi

  I’m Sad by Michael Ian Black, illustrated by Debbie Ridpath Ohi, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 9781481476270, 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did like … Continue reading

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Did You Eat the Parakeet? – Mark Iacolina

   Did You Eat the Parakeet? – Mark Iacolina, Farrar Straus Giroux, (9780374305888), 2018 Format: Hardcover Picture book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the book? The audience is always … Continue reading

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