Category Archives: Habitat

Whose Home Is It? & Whose Track Is It? by Radka Janská,  illustrated by Carmen Saldaña

Whose Home Is It? and Whose Track Is It? by Radka Janská,  illustrated by Carmen Saldaña. Albatros, 2021. 9788000060927, 9788000060934 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Board book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Animal Architects by Amy Cherrix,  illustrated by Chris Sasaki

Animal Architects by Amy Cherrix, illustrated by Chris Sasaki. Beach Lane Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534456259 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  This lovely, large-format picture … Continue reading

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If Animals Built Your House, by Bill Wise, illustrated by Rebecca Evans

    If Animals Built Your House by Bill Wise, illustrated by Rebecca Evans, Dawn Publications, 9781584696773, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? This engaging book invites children … Continue reading

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A Garden to Save the Birds by Wendy McClure, illustrated by Beatriz Mayumi

A Garden to Save the Birds by Wendy McClure, illustrated by Beatriz Mayumi. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807527535 Format: ARC (4/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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A Polar Bear in the Snow – Mac Barnett; art by Shawn Harris

  A Polar Bear in the Snow – Mac Barnett; art by Shawn Harris. Candlewick Press, 2020. 9781536203967  Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre: picture book  What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Sounds of the Wild – Moira Butterfield, illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman,

 Sounds of the Wild – Moira Butterfield, illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman, 360 Degrees, (9781944530280), 2020 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book?  Readers are invited to … Continue reading

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If You Take Away the Otter by Susannah Buhrman-Deever, illustrated by Matthew Trueman

If You Take Away the Otter by Susannah Buhrman-Deever, illustrated by Matthew Trueman. Candlewick, 2020. 9780763689346 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? Starting with the importance of kelp forests … Continue reading

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What’s That Noise? – Naomi Howarth

   What’s That Noise? – Naomi Howarth.  Candlewick Press, 2020, 9781536213522 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:   Picture book What did you like about the book?  Magnus, a ringed seal, wakes up to a loud … Continue reading

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