Category Archives: Illustrator

First Words Weather:  Sunny or Cloudy? by Lenka Chytilova, illustrated by Veronika Zacarova

First Words Weather:  Sunny or Cloudy? by Lenka Chytilova, illustrated by Veronika Zacarova. Albatros, 2021. 9788000061368 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Board book What did you like about the book? Part of a series (First … Continue reading

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First Words Vehicles:  Plane or Boat? by Lenka Chytilova, illustrated by Veronika Zacarova

First Words Vehicles:  Plane or Boat? by Lenka Chytilova, illustrated by Veronika Zacarova. Albatros, 2021. 9788000061382 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book What did you like about the book? Part of a series (First … Continue reading

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A Dinosaur Named Ruth by Julia Lyon,  illustrated by Alexandra Bye

A Dinosaur Named Ruth: How Ruth Mason Discovered Fossils in Her Own Backyard by Julia Lyon,  illustrated by Alexandra Bye. Margaret K. McElderry Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534474642 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 … Continue reading

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How the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World Were Built by Ludmila Henkova, illustrated by Tomas Svoboda

How the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World Were Built by Ludmila Henkova, illustrated by Tomas Svoboda. Albatros, 2021. 9788000061344 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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First Words Farm:  Sheep or Cow? by Lenka Chytilova, illustrated by Veronika Zacarova

First Words Farm:  Sheep or Cow? by Lenka Chytilova, illustrated by Veronika Zacarova. Albatros, 2021. 9788000061375 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Board book What did you like about the book? Part of a series (First … Continue reading

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The Snowman and the Sun by Susan Taghdis, illustrated by Ali Mafakheri

The Snowman and the Sun by Susan Taghdis, illustrated by Ali Mafakheri. Tiny Owl, 2021. 9781910328798 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy/picture book What did you like about the book? I really … Continue reading

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Stitch by Stitch by Connie Schofield-Morrison, illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon

Stitch by Stitch: Elizabeth Hobbs Keckly Sews Her Way to Freedom by Connie Schofield-Morrison, illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823439638 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre:  Biography What … Continue reading

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Beetles for Breakfast and Other Weird and Wonderful Ways to Save the Planet by Madeleine Finlay, illustrated by Jisu Choi

Beetles for Breakfast and Other Weird and Wonderful Ways to Save the Planet by Madeleine Finlay, illustrated by Jisu Choi. Flying Eye Books, 2021. 9781912497508 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you … Continue reading

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Elephants Don’t Like Ants! And Other Amazing Facts: Super Facts for Super Kids (Ready to Read, Level Two) by Thea Feldman, illustrated by Lee Cosgrove

Elephants Don’t Like Ants! And Other Amazing Facts: Super Facts for Super Kids (Ready to Read, Level Two) by Thea Feldman, illustrated by Lee Cosgrove. Simon Spotlight, 2021. 9781534496330 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: … Continue reading

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Toucan with Two Cans by Heidi E. Y. Stemple, illustrated by Aaron Spurgeon

Toucan with Two Cans (Ready to Read, Level One) by Heidi E. Y. Stemple, illustrated by Aaron Spurgeon. Simon Spotlight, 2021. 9781534485938 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Easy reader What did you … Continue reading

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