Category Archives: Holiday

Thankful by Elaine Vickers, pictures by Samantha Cotterill

Thankful by Elaine Vickers, pictures by Samantha Cotterill. Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534477346 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? A girl describes her … Continue reading

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Judy Moody in a Monday Mood by Megan McDonald, illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds

Judy Moody in a Monday Mood by Megan McDonald, illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536213911 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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How Kids Celebrate Holidays Around the World by Helena Haraštovvá & Paula Hanáčková, illustrated by Michaela Bergmannová

How Kids Celebrate Holidays Around the World by Helena Haraštovvá & Paula Hanáčková, illustrated by Michaela Bergmannová. Albatros Books, 2021. 9788000061306 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  4 Format: Hardcover   What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Delphine Denise and the Mardi Gras Prize by Brittany Mazique, illustrated by Sawyer Cloud

Delphine Denise and the Mardi Gras Prize by Brittany Mazique, illustrated by Sawyer Cloud. Albert Whitman & Co, 2022. 9780807515488 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like … Continue reading

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Holi Hai! By Chitra Soundar,  illustrated by Darshika Varma

Holi Hai! By Chitra Soundar,  illustrated by Darshika Varma. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807533574 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: ARC (publication date: January 2022) Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Passover Guest by Susan Kusel, illustrated by Sean Rubin

The Passover Guest by Susan Kusel, illustrated by Sean Rubin.  Neal Porter Books, Holiday House, 2020.  9780823445622 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review):  5 Format: Hardcover  Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  … Continue reading

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5 Spooky Friends – by Danielle McLean, illustrated by Rosalind Maroney

Five Spooky Friends by Danielle McLean, illustrated by Rosalind Maroney. Tiger Tales, 2021. 9781680106893 Format:  Board book Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   Little … Continue reading

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Beautiful Eggs: A Journey through Decorative Traditions from around the World by Alice Lindstrom

 Beautiful Eggs: A Journey through Decorative Traditions from around the World by Alice Lindstrom. Scribble, (9781950354436), 2020 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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The 12 Days of St. Patrick’s Day by Jenna Lettice, illustrated by Colleen Madden

The 12 Days of St. Patrick’s Day by Jenna Lettice, illustrated by Colleen Madden. Random House, 2021. 9780593175019 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2  Genre: Holiday  What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Day of the Year by A. E. Ali, illustrated by Rahele Jomepour Bell

Our Favorite Day of the Year by A. E. Ali, illustrated by Rahele Jomepour Bell. Salaam Reads, 9781481485630, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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