Category Archives: Emotions

Red by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

Red by Laura Vaccaro Seeger. Neal Porter Books: Holiday House Publishing, 2021. 9780823447121 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? Laura Vaccaro Seeger has created another in … Continue reading

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Keep Your Head Up by Aliya King Neil,  illustrated by Charly Palmer

Keep Your Head Up by Aliya King Neil,  illustrated by Charly Palmer. Denene Millner Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534480407 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+ Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Realistic fiction What did … Continue reading

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What do you Know? by Aracelis Girmay and Ariana Fields

What do you Know? by Aracelis Girmay and Ariana Fields, illustrated by Ariana Fields. Enchanted Lion Books, 2021. 9781592703210  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover  Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  … Continue reading

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 No One is Angry Today by Toon Tellegen, illustrated by Marc Boutavant

 No One is Angry Today by Toon Tellegen, illustrated by Marc Boutavant. Translated by David Colmer. Gecko Press, 2021. 9781776573455 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Animal fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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Zadie and the Stripey Sock by Barbara Nye

Zadie and the Stripey Sock by Barbara Nye. Penny Candy Books, 2021. 9781736031926  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Advance Reader Copy Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Zadie is … Continue reading

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Kaleidoscope by Brian Selznick

Kaleidoscope by Brian Selznick. Scholastic, 2021. 9781338777246 Format: ARC (9/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Brian Selznick has translated the longings of adolescence into … Continue reading

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Being Mindful Like Grandpa – Sheri Mabry, Ilaria Urbinati

Being Mindful Like Grandpa – Sheri Mabry, Ilaria Urbinati, Albert Whitman & Co., 9780807506141, 2021 Format:  Paperback ARC Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4   Genre: Inspirational  What did you like about the book? In Haitian … Continue reading

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Bloom by Anne Booth, illustrated by Robyn Wilson-Owen

Bloom by Anne Booth, illustrated by Robyn Wilson-Owen. Tiny Owl Publishing, c2020, 2021. 9781910328637 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 story of … Continue reading

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Tears – written and illustrated by Sibylle Delacroix

Tears – written and illustrated by Sibylle Delacroix, Owlkids, 9781771474221, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  In this exploration of emotions, Delacroix focuses … Continue reading

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Big Feelings by Alexandra Penfold, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman

Big Feelings by Alexandra Penfold, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman. Alfred A. Knopf, 2021. 9780525579748 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A diverse group of … Continue reading

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