Category Archives: Family

In My Neighborhood by Oscar Loubriel, illustrated by Rogerio Coehlo

In My Neighborhood by Oscar Loubriel, illustrated by Rogerio Coehlo. Tilbury House, 2021.  9780884487012 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   In this vivid, … Continue reading

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You Are My Happy by Patricia Hegarty, illustrated by Thomas Elliott

You Are My Happy by Patricia Hegarty, illustrated by Thomas Elliott.  Sourcebooks, 2021. 9781728235097 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   Baby Turtle and … Continue reading

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The Little Things by Emma Dodd

The Little Things by Emma Dodd. Templar Books, 2021. 9781536220018 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   This sweet book follows a little panda … Continue reading

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Concrete Cowboy by G. Neri, illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson

Concrete Cowboy by G. Neri, illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson. Candlewick Entertainment, 2021. 9781536217353 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? When Cole’s mom finds … Continue reading

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Paper Heart by Cat Patrick

Paper Heart by Cat Patrick. G.P. Putnam’s Sons for Young Readers, 2021. 9781984815347 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover  Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Tess is spending the summer … Continue reading

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Partly Cloudy by Tanita S. Davis

Partly Cloudy by Tanita S. Davis. Katherine Tegen Books, HarperCollins, 2021. 9780062937001 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: ARC (publication date: 9/7/21) Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Madalyn’s family … Continue reading

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Making a Baby: An Inclusive Guide to How Every Family Begins – Rachel Greener and Clare Owen

Making a Baby: An Inclusive Guide to How Every Family Begins by Rachel Greener and Clare Owen. Dial Books for Young Readers, c2020, 2021. 9780593324851 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did … Continue reading

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Family Reunion by Chad & Dad Richardson, illustrated by Ashleigh Corrin

Family Reunion by Chad & Dad Richardson, illustrated by Ashleigh Corrin. Barefoot Books, 2021. 9781646862184 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book:   Poetic text … Continue reading

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Violet and the Pie of Life by Debra Green

Violet and the Pie of Life by Debra Green. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823447558 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Twelve year old Violet loves … Continue reading

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Go Be Wonderful! by Donna Gephart, illustrated by Francesca Chessa

Go Be Wonderful! by Donna Gephart, illustrated by Francesca Chessa. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823445110 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? When Daisy is born, … Continue reading

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