Category Archives: Holiday

Festival of Colors – by Kabir Sehgal and Surishtha Sehgal, illustrated by Vashti Harrison

 Festival of Colors – by Kabir Sehgal and Surishtha Sehgal, illustrated by Vashti Harrison, Beach Lane Books, (9781481420495), 2018. Format: Hardcover Picture Book Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Holidays What did you like … Continue reading

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The Itsy Bitsy Leprechaun – Jeffrey Burton, illustrated by Sanja Rescek

The Itsy Bitsy Leprechaun – Jeffrey Burton, illustrated by Sanja Rescek, Little Simon, (9781534400245), 2018       Format: Board Book Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review)  3 Genre:   Picture Book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year: A Celebration for Everyone – Jen Sookfong Lee

    Chinese New Year: A Celebration for Everyone – Jen Sookfong Lee, Orca Book Publishers, (9781459811263), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book?  This informational book … Continue reading

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The Gingerbread Man and the Leprechaun Loose at School – Laura Murray, illustrated by Mike Lowery

   The Gingerbread Man and the Leprechaun Loose at School – Laura Murray, illustrated by Mike Lowery, G.P. Putnam’s Sons, (9781101996942), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture Book What did you … Continue reading

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Santa Calls – William Joyce

 Santa Calls (The World of William Joyce) – William Joyce, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, (9781481489591), c1993, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas, Peanut! – Terry Border

  Merry Christmas, Peanut! – Terry Border, Philomel Books, (9780399176210), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review)  4 Genre:   Picture Book What did you like about the book?  This tale of a Christmas trip … Continue reading

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Countdown to Christmas: A Story a Day – written, adapted, and illustrated by Disney Storybook Art Team

  Countdown to Christmas: A Story a Day – written, adapted, and illustrated by Disney Storybook Art Team, Disney Press, 9781484730522, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Picture Book/Holiday stories What did you like … Continue reading

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