Category Archives: Fairy tale

Tales of Fearless Girls: Forgotten Stories From Around the World retold by Isabel Otter,  illustrated by Ana Sender

Tales of Fearless Girls: Forgotten Stories From Around the World retold by Isabel Otter,  illustrated by Ana Sender. Tiger Tales, 2021. 9781680102567 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like about … Continue reading

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The Little Wooden Robot and the Log Princess by Tom Gauld

The Little Wooden Robot and the Log Princess – Tom Gauld, Neal Porter Books/Holiday House, 2021. 9780823446988 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Picture book What did you like about the book? The … Continue reading

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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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