Category Archives: Fairy tale

Dulcinea in the Forbidden Forest written and illustrated by Ole Könnecke, translated by Shelley Tanaka

Dulcinea in the Forbidden Forest written and illustrated by Ole Könnecke, translated by Shelley Tanaka. Gecko Press, 2021. 9781776573950 Format: Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or Starred review)  4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the … Continue reading

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An Illustrated Collection of Fairy Tales for Brave Children illustrated by Scott Plumbe

An Illustrated Collection of Fairy Tales for Brave Children illustrated by Scott Plumbe. Floris Books, 9781782506713, 2021 (English edition) Format: Hardcover, 85 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Nonfiction-Fairy Tales What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Pepperstorm/ Tormenta de Pimienta – written by Rafael Ordoñez, illustrated by Marisa Morea

The Pepperstorm – written by Rafael Ordoñez, illustrated by Marisa Morea, NubeOcho, 9788417673802, 2021 Tormenta de Pimienta – written by Rafael Ordoñez, illustrated by Marisa Morea, NubeOcho, 9788417673796, 2021   Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 What did you like about the book? This story is a clever and … Continue reading

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Fairy Tales of Fearless Girls by Susannah McFarlane, various illustrators

 Fairy Tales of Fearless Girls by Susannah McFarlane, illustrated by Beth Norling, Lucinda Gifford, Claire Robertson, Sher Rill Ng, Aladdin, 9781534473577, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Fantasy What did you … Continue reading

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A Wolf for a Spell  by Karah Sutton, illustrated by Pauliina Hannuniemi

    A Wolf for a Spell  by Karah Sutton, illustrated by Pauliina Hannuniemi, Alfred A. Knopf, 9780593121658, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fairy tale/fantasy What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Our Principal’s Wacky Wishes! – by Stephanie Calmenson, illustrated by Aaron Blecha

 Our Principal’s Wacky Wishes! (Quix Fast-Fun-Reads) by Stephanie Calmenson, illustrated by Aaron Blecha, Aladdin Quix, 9781534457553, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book:  A fun twist on … Continue reading

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Fern and Otto: A Story About Two Best Friends by Stephanie Graegin

Fern and Otto: A Story About Two Best Friends by  Stephanie Graegin. Schwartz & Wade, 9780593121306, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  Although this intricately … Continue reading

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Bold Tales of Brave-Hearted Boys by Susannah McFarlane, illustrated by Brenton McKenna, Simon Howe, Matt Huynh, and Louie Joyce

Bold Tales of Brave-Hearted Boys by Susannah McFarlane, illustrated by Brenton McKenna, Simon Howe, Matt Huynh, and Louie Joyce. Aladdin, 9781534473591, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Fairy tale collection What … Continue reading

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The Princess and the Pea – based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen, illustrations by Carly Gledhill

 The Princess and the Pea – based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen, illustrations by Carly Gledhill, Penguin Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 9780593115527, 2020  Format: Board Book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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LillyBelle: A Damsel NOT in Distress by Joana Pastro, illustrated by Jhon Ortiz

LillyBelle: A Damsel NOT in Distress by Joana Pastro, illustrated by Jhon Ortiz. Boyds Mills Press, 9781635922967, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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