Category Archives: Book Review

Hooray For Women! – Marcia Williams

     Hooray For Women! – Marcia Williams, Candlewick Press, 9781536201116, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? This book is simply brimming with all kinds … Continue reading

Posted in *Starred Review, Biography, Book Review, History, Women's history | Tagged | Leave a comment

My Grandma and Me – Mina Javaherbin, illustrated by Lindsey Yankey

      My Grandma and Me – Mina Javaherbin, illustrated by Lindsey Yankey, Candlewick Press, 9780763694944, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

Posted in *Starred Review, Book Review | Tagged | Leave a comment

Rise! From Cage Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou – Bethany Hegedus, illustrated by Tonya Engel

 Rise! From Cage Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou – Bethany Hegedus, illustrated by Tonya Engel, forward by Colin Johnson, Lee & Low Books Inc., 9781620145876, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

Posted in *Starred Review, African Americans, Biography, Book Review, Poetry | Tagged | Leave a comment

Sneaky Beak by Tracey Corderoy, illustrated by Tony Neal

Sneaky Beak by Tracey Corderoy, illustrated by Tony Neal. Tiger Tales, 9781680101751, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Fiction What did you like about the book? This is a cute story that … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Picture Book, Tracey Corduroy | Tagged | Leave a comment

Let’s All Creep Through Crocodile Creek by Jonny Lambert

Let’s All Creep Through Crocodile Creek by Jonny Lambert. Tiger Tales, 9781680101522, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Fiction What did you like about the book? This is a hilarious book and … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Jonny Lambert, Passover | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mr. Pumpkin’s Tea Party by Erin Barker

Mr. Pumpkin’s Tea Party by Erin Barker. Blue Manatee Press, 9781936669776, 2019 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Fiction What did you like about the book? This is a cute counting book (to the … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Counting, Erin Barker, Halloween, Picture Book | Tagged | Leave a comment

Follow That Map! by Sheri Tan, illustrated by Shirley Ng-Benitez

Follow That Map! by Sheri Tan, illustrated by Shirley Ng-Benitez. Lee & Low Books Inc., 9781620145708, 2019 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Fiction What did you like about the book? This is a … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Easy Reader, Maps, Sheri Tan | Tagged | Leave a comment