Category Archives: Covid 19

Michael Rosen’s Sticky McStickstick by Michael Rosen, illustrated by Tony Ross

Michael Rosen’s Sticky McStickstick: The Friend Who Helped Me Walk Again by Michael Rosen, illustrated by Tony Ross. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536225327  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre:  Biography What did you … Continue reading

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Garvey in the Dark by Nikki Grimes

Garvey in the Dark by Nikki Grimes. Penguin Random House, 2022. 9781635925265  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (publication date 10/25/22) Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Life is … Continue reading

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New From Here by Kelly Yang

New From Here by Kelly Yang. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9781534488304 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (publication March 2022) Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Do-Over by Jennifer Torres

The Do-Over by Jennifer Torres. Scholastic, 2022. 9781338754193 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Realistic What did you like about the book?   Raquel and Lucinda are twins who have been drifting … Continue reading

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Ain’t Burned All the Bright by Jason Reynolds,  illustrated by Jason Griffin

Ain’t Burned All the Bright by Jason Reynolds,  illustrated by Jason Griffin. Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, Atheneum, 2022. 9781534439467 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Poetry What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Covid Vaccines – written by Beth Bacon, illustrated by Kary Lee

Covid Vaccines (Helping Our World Get Well) – written by Beth Bacon, illustrated by Kary Lee, Blair Publications, 2021. 97819494671  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback Genre: Picture book What did you like … Continue reading

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The Longest Storm by Dan Yaccarino

The Longest Storm by Dan Yaccarino. Minedition, 2021. 9781662650475 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? “A storm came to our town.  It was … Continue reading

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 When the World Turned Upside Down by K. Ibura

 When the World Turned Upside Down by K. Ibura. Scholastic, 2021. 9781338746266 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (1/22 release) Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Four kids living in … Continue reading

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Dr. Fauci: How a Boy From Brooklyn Became America’s Doctor  – Kate Messner, illustrated by Alexandra Bye

Dr. Fauci: How a Boy From Brooklyn Became America’s Doctor  – Kate Messner, illustrated by Alexandra Bye. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781665902434 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre: … Continue reading

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Keeping the City Going – Brian Floca

     Keeping the City Going – Brian Floca, Simon & Schuster, 9781534493773, 2021 Format:  Hardcover book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Picture book  What did you like about the book? This book … Continue reading

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