Category Archives: Empathy

Amy Wu and the Warm Welcome by Kat Zhang, illustrated by Charlene Chua

Amy Wu and the Warm Welcome by Kat Zhang, illustrated by Charlene Chua. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2022. 9781534497351 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Realistic fiction … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Picture Book, *Starred Review, Charlene Chua, Empathy, Immigrants, Kat Zhang, School | Tagged | Comments Off on Amy Wu and the Warm Welcome by Kat Zhang, illustrated by Charlene Chua

The Mountain by Rebecca Gugger, illustrated by Simon Röthlisberger

The Mountain by Rebecca Gugger, illustrated by Simon Röthlisberger. Translated by Marshall Yarbrough. NorthSouth, 2021. 9780735844575 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A bear, … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Picture Book, Animal fiction, Empathy, Rebecca Gugger, Simon Röthlisberger | Tagged | Comments Off on The Mountain by Rebecca Gugger, illustrated by Simon Röthlisberger

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

Posted in *Book Review, *Picture Book, *Starred Review, Compassion, Emotions, Empathy, Feelings, Flowers | Tagged | Comments Off on Bloom by Anne Booth, illustrated by Robyn Wilson-Owen

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

Posted in *Book Review, *Picture Book, Alexandra Penfold, Creativity, Emotions, Empathy, Feelings, Multicultural, Rhyming, Suzanne Kaufman | Tagged | Comments Off on Big Feelings by Alexandra Penfold, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman

ABC Love – Christiane Engel

 ABC Love – Christiane Engel, The Quarto Group, 9781633222403, 2019 Format: Hardcover board book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  What did you like about the book? There are many different ways to introduce the … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Picture Book, Alphabet, Empathy | Tagged | Comments Off on ABC Love – Christiane Engel

It Will Be Ok: A Story of Empathy, Kindness, and Friendship – written by Lisa Katzenberger, illustrated by Jaclyn Sinquett

  It Will Be Ok: A Story of Empathy, Kindness, and Friendship – written by Lisa Katzenberger, illustrated by Jaclyn Sinquett, Sourcebooks Kids, 9781728222554, February 2021 (Advance Reader Copy) Format: Hardcover ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Picture Book, *Starred Review, Empathy, Friendship, Jaclyn Sinquett, Kindness, Lisa Katzenberger, Mindfulness | Tagged | Comments Off on It Will Be Ok: A Story of Empathy, Kindness, and Friendship – written by Lisa Katzenberger, illustrated by Jaclyn Sinquett