Category Archives: Book Review

Attack of the 50-Foot Fluffy – Mike Boldt

   Attack of the 50-Foot Fluffy – Mike Boldt, Margaret K. McElderry Books, an imprint of Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing Division, 9781481448871, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Realistic Fantasy Humor What … Continue reading

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Miguel y su valiente caballero: El joven Cervantes sueña a don Quijote. Poemas de Margarita Engle, ilustrado por Raúl Colón

 Miguel y su valiente caballero: El joven Cervantes sueña a don Quijote. Poemas de Margarita Engle, ilustrado por Raúl Colón. Traducido por Teresa Mlawer y Georgina Lázaro. Peachtree, 2018. ISBN 9781682630198  Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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I Need All of It by Petra Postert, illustrated by Jens Rassmus

I Need All of It by Petra Postert, illustrated by Jens Rassmus. Translated by Henriette Schroeder. Feiwel and Friends, 2018. ISBN 9781250112712 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you … Continue reading

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Kid Beowulf: The Rise of El Cid by Alexis E. Fajardo

Kid Beowulf: The Rise of El Cid by Alexis E. Farjardo. Andrews McMeel,  2018. ISBN 9781449493844 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  4.5 Genre:  Fantasy/adventure What did you like about the book? Brothers Beowulf and Grendel … Continue reading

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Crash! Boom! A Math Tale by Robie H. Harris, illustrated by Chris Chatterton

Crash! Boom! A Math Tale by Robie H. Harris, illustrated by Chris Chatterton. Candlewick, 2018. ISBN9780763678272 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? Very basic … Continue reading

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Flying Machines – Ian Graham, illustrated by Stephen Biesty

      Flying Machines – Ian Graham, illustrated by Stephen Biesty, Templar Books, (9781536202816), 2018 Format: Hardcover with lift-open flaps Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the book? This … Continue reading

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The Princess in Black and the Science Fair Scare – Shannon Hale and Dean Hale, illustrated by LeUyen Pham

 The Princess in Black and the Science Fair Scare – Shannon Hale and Dean Hale, illustrated by LeUyen Pham, Candlewick Press, (9780763688271), 2018 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review)  4 Genre:  Humorous stories What did … Continue reading

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