Category Archives: Homes

All You Need by Howard Schwartz,  illustrated by Jasu Hu

All You Need by Howard Schwartz,  illustrated by Jasu Hu. Neal Porter Books, Holiday House, 2022. 9780823443291 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  This … Continue reading

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The Waiting Place: When Home is Lost and a New One Not Yet Found by Dina Nayeri, photographs by Anna Bosch Miralpeix

The Waiting Place: When Home is Lost and a New One Not Yet Found by Dina Nayeri, photographs by Anna Bosch Miralpeix. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536213621  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover  What did … Continue reading

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If You Live Here by Kate Gardner, illustrated by Christopher Silas Neal

If You Live Here by Kate Gardner, illustrated by Christopher Silas Neal. Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2022. 9780062865328 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you … Continue reading

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Mi Casa is My Home by Laurenne Sala, pictures by Zara González Hoang

Mi Casa is My Home by Laurenne Sala, pictures by Zara González Hoang. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536209433 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book  Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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Encyclopedia of Ordinary Things by Štěpánka Sekaninová,  illustrated by Eva Chupíková

Encyclopedia of Ordinary Things by Štěpánka Sekaninová,  illustrated by Eva Chupíková. Albatros, 2021. 9788000061283 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  This visual reference book from the … Continue reading

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Homes: From Then to Now by Carol Lawrence, illustrated by Poppy Kang / Transportation: From Then to Now by Carol Lawrence, illustrated by Ran Zheng

Homes: From Then to Now (9780807533659) by Carol Lawrence, illustrated by Poppy Kang / Transportation: From Then to Now (9780807580592) by Carol Lawrence, illustrated by Ran Zheng. Albert Whitman, 2021 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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