Category Archives: Geology

Albert Hopper, Science Hero by John Himmelman

Albert Hopper, Science Hero by John Himmelman. Henry Holt, 2020. 9781250230164 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Science fiction What did you like about the book? This “latest adventure” is the first installment … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, Geology, John Himmelman | Tagged | Comments Off on Albert Hopper, Science Hero by John Himmelman

I’m Trying To Love Rocks written and illustrated by Bethany Barton

I’m Trying To Love Rocks written and illustrated by Bethany Barton. Viking, 9780451480958, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  Tongue-in-cheek humor combined with basic geology … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, Bethany Barton, Geology | Tagged | Comments Off on I’m Trying To Love Rocks written and illustrated by Bethany Barton

A Rainbow of Rocks – Kate DePalma

     A Rainbow of Rocks – Kate DePalma, Barefoot Books, Inc., 9781782859864, 2020 Format: (pdf) Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the book? I think what I enjoyed … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Starred Review, Colors, Geology, Kate DePalma | Tagged | Comments Off on A Rainbow of Rocks – Kate DePalma

Most of the Better Natural Things in the World – Dave Eggers, illustrated by Angel Chang

  Most of the Better Natural Things in the World – Dave Eggers, illustrated by Angel Chang, Chronicle Books LLC, 9781452162829, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book/Nonfiction  What did … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Picture Book, *Starred Review, Geology | Tagged | Comments Off on Most of the Better Natural Things in the World – Dave Eggers, illustrated by Angel Chang

Old Rock (is not boring) – written and illustrated by Deb Pilutti

Old Rock (is not boring) – written and illustrated by Deb Pilutti, G.P. Putnam’s Sons (an imprint of Penguin Random House), 9780525518181, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Picture Book, *Starred Review, Deb Pilutti, Geology | Tagged , | Comments Off on Old Rock (is not boring) – written and illustrated by Deb Pilutti

Paper World: Planet Earth by Templar Publishing (text), illustrated by Bombaland

Paper World: Planet Earth by Templar Publishing (text), illustrated by Bombaland. Big Picture Press, 9781536208542, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the book? This book is a treat … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, Geography, Geology, Nature | Tagged | Comments Off on Paper World: Planet Earth by Templar Publishing (text), illustrated by Bombaland

Hey There, Earth Dweller! Dive Into This World We Call Earth – written by Marc ter Horst, illustrated by Wendy Panders

  Hey There, Earth Dweller! Dive Into This World We Call Earth – written by Marc ter Horst, illustrated by Wendy Panders, translated by Laura Watkinson, Aladdin, 9781582706566, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, Climate, Geology, Science, Seasons, Solar System, Weather | Tagged | Comments Off on Hey There, Earth Dweller! Dive Into This World We Call Earth – written by Marc ter Horst, illustrated by Wendy Panders