Category Archives: Family

See You Soon by Mariame Kaba, illustrated by Bianca Diaz

           See You Soon by Mariame Kaba, illustrated by Bianca Diaz, Haymarket Books, 2021. 9781642590364 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Unfinished paperback galley Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Juana & Lucas: Muchos Changes by Juana Medina

Juana & Lucas: Muchos Changes by Juana Medina. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9780763672096 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Juana and her perro Lucas … Continue reading

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The Welcome Chair by Rosemary Wells, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

The Welcome Chair by Rosemary Wells, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney. A Paula Wiseman Book, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534429772 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Historical … Continue reading

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AfterMath by Emily Barth Isler

AfterMath by Emily Barth Isler. Carolrhoda Books, 2021. 9781541599116 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Lucy and her parents have moved to a new … Continue reading

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The Welcome Chair by Rosemary Wells, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

The Welcome Chair by Rosemary Wells, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2021.  9781534429772  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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A Hundred Thousand Welcomes by Mary Lee Donovan, illustrated by Lian Cho

A Hundred Thousand Welcomes by Mary Lee Donovan, illustrated by Lian Cho. Greenwillow Books, HarperCollins, 2021. 9780062877727 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? A heart-warming, spirited, … 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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Mi Casa is My Home by Laurenne Sala, pictures by Zara González Hoang

Mi Casa is My Home by Laurenne Sala, pictures by Zara González Hoang. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536209433 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book  Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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Who Needs a Hug? by Dean Hacohen, illustrated by Sherry Scharschmidt

Who Needs a Hug? by Dean Hacohen, illustrated by Sherry Scharschmidt. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536212495 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Board book Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   This is … Continue reading

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Our Table by Peter H. Reynolds

Our Table by Peter H. Reynolds. Orchard Books, 2021. 9781338572322 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Uncorrected proof Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Violet has many happy memories about … Continue reading

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