Category Archives: Construction

Building A Home by Polly Faber, illustrated by Klas Fahlin

Building A Home by Polly Faber, illustrated by Klas Fahlin. Nosy Crow, 2021. 9781536220087 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book:   A wonderfully illustrated book about an … Continue reading

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Zoom Construction Site Adventure by Susan Hayes, illustrated by Susanna Rumiz

Zoom Construction Site Adventure by Susan Hayes, illustrated by Susanna Rumiz. What on Earth Books, 2021. 9781912920426 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book Genre: Picture books What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Bears at the Beach by Shirley Parenteau, illustrated by David Walker

 Bears at the Beach by Shirley Parenteau, illustrated by David Walker. Candlewick Press, (9781536208382), 2021 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book?   Big Brown … Continue reading

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On The Go Awesome by Lisl H. Detlefsen, illustrated by Robert Neubecker

On The Go Awesome by Lisl H. Detlefsen,  illustrated by Robert Neubecker. Alfred A. Knopf, 9781984852342, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  This sprightly and … Continue reading

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“Smelly” Kelly and his Super Senses: How James Kelly’s Nose Saved the New York City Subway – written by Beth Anderson, illustrated by Jenn Harney

 “Smelly” Kelly and his Super Senses: How James Kelly’s Nose Saved the New York City Subway – written by Beth Anderson, illustrated by Jenn Harney, Calkins Creek, 9781684373994, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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Maisy’s Construction Site by Lucy Cousins

Maisy’s Construction Site by Lucy Cousins. Candlewick Press, (9781536212945), 2020 Format: Board Book Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about the book?  Maisy and friends build Ella a … Continue reading

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Shape Up, Construction Trucks! – Victoria Allenby

  Shape Up, Construction Trucks! – Victoria Allenby, Pajama Press Inc., 9781772781342, 2020 Format: Hardcover  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Informational (non-fiction)   What did you like about the book? This book covers so many … Continue reading

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Nick and Nack Fly a Kite / Nick and Nack Build a Birdhouse by Brandon Budzi, art by Adam Record

Nick and Nack Fly a Kite (9781644721117) / Nick and Nack Build a Birdhouse (9781684379842) by Brandon Budzi, art by Adam Record. Highlights Press, 2020. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Beginning reader … Continue reading

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The Wheels On The Dump Truck – Jeffrey Burton, illustrations by Alison Brown

   The Wheels On The Dump Truck – Jeffrey Burton, illustrations by Alison Brown, Little Simon, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, 9781534442481, 2020  Format: Board Book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture … Continue reading

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Baby Builders by Elissa Haden Guest, illustrated by Hiroe Nakata

Baby Builders by Elissa Haden Guest, illustrated by Hiroe Nakata. Dial Books for Young Readers, 2020. 9780525552703 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A group of … Continue reading

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