Category Archives: Holiday

The Christmas Tree Who Loved Trains – Annie Silvestro, illustrated by Paola Zakimi

   The Christmas Tree Who Loved Trains – Annie Silvestro, illustrated by Paola Zakimi, HarperCollins, (9780062561688), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Holiday Picture Book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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All Aboard! The Christmas Train – Nichole Mara, illustrated by Andrew Kolb

  All Aboard! The Christmas Train – Nichole Mara, illustrated by Andrew Kolb, Harry N. Abrams, (9781419732959), 2018 Format: Board Book Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Holiday Picture Book What did you like about … Continue reading

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Decked Out for Christmas! – Ethan Long

  Decked Out for Christmas! – Ethan Long,  Abrams Appleseed, (9781419723056), 2018 Format: Board Book Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Holiday Picture Book What did you like about the book?  Three cute little white mice in … Continue reading

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Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas: A Petrifying Pop-Up for the Holidays – Matthew Reinhart

   Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas: A Petrifying Pop-Up for the Holidays – Matthew Reinhart, Disney Editions, (9781484799390), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture Book/Holiday What did you like … Continue reading

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Bah! Humbug! A Magical Retelling of Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol – Michael Rosen, illustrated by Tony Ross

Bah! Humbug! A Magical Retelling of Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol – Michael Rosen, illustrated by Tony Ross, Walker Books, (9781536204797), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:   Family story What did you … Continue reading

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Santa Bruce – Ryan T, Higgins

      Santa Bruce – Ryan T, Higgins, Disney Hyperion, (9781484782903), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:     Picture Book What did you like about the book?  Our favorite curmudgeonly bear Bruce … Continue reading

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How to Scare a Ghost by Jean Reagan, illustrated by Lee Wildish

    How to Scare a Ghost by Jean Reagan, illustrated by Lee Wildish, Alfred A. Knopf, 9781524701901, 2018 Format: Picture Book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Halloween What did you like about … Continue reading

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