Category Archives: Christmas

A Nancy Drew Christmas – Carolyn Keene

A Nancy Drew Christmas (Nancy Drew Diaries) – Carolyn Keene, Aladdin, (9781534431645), c2019, 2020 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Mystery Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? Nancy Drew is off to … Continue reading

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Meerkat Christmas – Emily Gravett

   Meerkat Christmas – Emily Gravett, Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, (9781534476790), 2020 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book?   Sunny is … Continue reading

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Santa Mouse Christmas Surprise: A Lift-the-Flap Book – Michael Brown, illustrated by Elfrieda De Witt

  Santa Mouse Christmas Surprise: A Lift-the-Flap Book – Michael Brown, illustrated by Elfrieda De Witt, Little Simon, (9781534438019), c1994, 2020 Format: Board Book Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Picture Book What did … Continue reading

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The Story of the Three Wise Kings by Tomie dePaola

The Story of the Three Wise Kings by Tomie dePaola. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, (9781534466524), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about … Continue reading

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Guess Who’s Coming to Santa’s for Dinner? by Tomie dePaola

Guess Who’s Coming to Santa’s for Dinner? by Tomie dePaola. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, (9781534466494), 2004 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Reindeer Girl – Holly Webb

 The Reindeer Girl – Holly Webb. Tiger Tales, 2020. 9781680104745 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5  Genre: animal fantasy  What did you like about the book? Lotta is excited to spend Christmas in … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Tree – Barbara Joosse, illustrated by Renee Graef

  Everybody’s Tree – Barbara Joosse, illustrated by Renee Graef, Sleeping Bear Press, (9781534110588), 2020 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Picture Books What did you like about the book?  This book … Continue reading

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Christmas Is Joy – Emma Dodd

 Christmas Is Joy – Emma Dodd, Templar Books, (9781536215458), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about the book? Rhyming text and beautiful illustrations with silver … Continue reading

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Mouse’s Night Before Christmas by Tracey Corderoy, illustrated by Sarah Massini

Mouse’s Night Before Christmas by Tracey Corderoy, illustrated by Sarah Massini. Nosy Crow, (9781536214406), 2020 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book?   It’s the … Continue reading

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Pick a Pine Tree – Patricia Toht, illustrated by Jarvis

 Pick a Pine Tree – Patricia Toht, illustrated by Jarvis, Candlewick Press, (9781536216028), c2017, 2019 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book?   Readers will … Continue reading

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