Category Archives: Family

Guess Who’s Coming to Santa’s for Dinner? by Tomie dePaola

Guess Who’s Coming to Santa’s for Dinner? by Tomie dePaola. Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, (9781534466494), 2004 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Julián at the Wedding by Jessica Love

Julián at the Wedding by Jessica Love. Candlewick, 2020. 9781536212389 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Fantasy picture book What did you like about the book? A very sweet follow up to the … Continue reading

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the Time of Green Magic – Hilary McKay

     the Time of Green Magic – Hilary McKay, Margaret K. McElderry, (978153446276), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Magical fiction What did you like about the book? When Abi’s … Continue reading

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Families Belong – written by Dan Saks, illustrated by Brooke Smart

    Families Belong – written by Dan Saks, illustrated by Brooke Smart, Rise x Penguin Workshop, 9780593222768, 2020 Format: Board book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 What did you like about the book?  A celebration … Continue reading

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Our Subway Baby: The True Story of How One Baby Found His Home by Peter Mercurio,  illustrated by Leo Espinosa

    Our Subway Baby: The True Story of How One Baby Found His Home by Peter Mercurio, illustrated by Leo Espinosa, Dial Books, 9780525427544, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book … Continue reading

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The Tiny Mansion by Keir Graff

The Tiny Mansion by Keir Graff. Putnam, 2020. 9781984813855 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Dagmar is stuck in a tiny house in the … Continue reading

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Out and About with Mitchell & Dad by Hallie Durand, illustrated by Tony Fucile

Out and About with Mitchell & Dad by Hallie Durand, illustrated by Tony Fucile. Candlewick, 2020. 9781536213041 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? The … Continue reading

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Hogar (Spanish Edition) by Carson Ellis

Hogar (Spanish Edition) by Carson Ellis. Candlewick Press, 9781536210682, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? Caldecott Honoree, Ellis, presents a Spanish version of this text previously … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones by Lucy Knisley

Stepping Stones by Lucy Knisley. RH Graphic, 2020. 9780593125243 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? After her parents’ divorce, Jen leaves the city with her mom … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones – Lucy Knisley

  Stepping Stones – Lucy Knisley, Random House Graphic, (9780595125245), 2020  Format: Hardcover graphic novel Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Realistic fiction  What did you like about the book? When Jen’s mother moves … Continue reading

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