Category Archives: Government

Conspiracy: Nixon, Watergate, and Democracy’s Defenders by P. O’Connell Pearson

Conspiracy: Nixon, Watergate, and Democracy’s Defenders by P. O’Connell Pearson, Simon and Schuster, 9781534480032, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? A fascinating, uncomplicated, reader friendly … Continue reading

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Separate No More: The Long Road to Brown v. Board of Education by Lawrence Goldstone

   Separate No More: The Long Road to Brown v. Board of Education by Lawrence Goldstone, Scholastic Focus, 9781338592832, 2021 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? Lawrence … Continue reading

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Unpresidented: A Biography of Donald Trump – Martha Brockenbrough

   Unpresidented: A Biography of Donald Trump – Martha Brockenbrough, Feiwel and Friends, 2018, Square Fish, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 What did you like about the book? As a librarian … Continue reading

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Who Was Ruth Bader Ginsburg – Lisbeth Kaiser, art by Stanley Chow

  Who Was Ruth Bader Ginsburg (A Who Was? Board Book) – Lisbeth Kaiser, art by Stanley Chow, Rise x Penguin Workshop, 9780593222744, 2020 Format: Board Book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5   Genre: Biography … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Warren’s Big, Bold Plans – written by Laurie Ann Thompson, illustrated by Susanna Chapman

 Elizabeth Warren’s Big, Bold Plans – written by Laurie Ann Thompson, illustrated by Susanna Chapman, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9781534475809, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book biography What … Continue reading

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The Constitution Decoded: A Guide to the Document That Shapes Our Nation – by Katie Kennedy, illustrated by Ben Kirchner

   The Constitution Decoded: A Guide to the Document That Shapes Our Nation – by Katie Kennedy, illustrated by Ben Kirchner, Workman, 9781523510443, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: ARC What did you like … Continue reading

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Mayor Pete: The Story of Pete Buttigieg – by Rob Sanders, illustrated by Levi Hastings

  Mayor Pete: The Story of Pete Buttigieg – by Rob Sanders, illustrated by Levi Hastings, Henry Holt and Company, 9781250267573, 2020 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the … Continue reading

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What’s the Big Deal About Freedom – written by Ruby Shamir, illustrated by Matt Faulkner

 What’s the Big Deal About Freedom – written by Ruby Shamir, illustrated by Matt Faulkner, Philomel Books, 9780593114902, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Nonfiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Unrig: How To Fix Our Broken Democracy, by Daniel G. Newman, illustrated by George O’Connor

 Unrig: How To Fix Our Broken Democracy by Daniel G. Newman, illustrated by George O’Connor, First Second, 9781250295309, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover graphic nonfiction Genre: nonfiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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For Which We Stand: How Our Government Works and Why It Matters – written by Jeff Foster, illustrated by Julie McLaughlin

    For Which We Stand: How Our Government Works and Why It Matters – written by Jeff Foster, illustrated by Julie McLaughlin, Scholastic, 9781338643084, 2020 Format: Paperback Advance Readers Copy Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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