Category Archives: Imagination

Chirri & Chirra: The Rainy Day by Kaya Doi

Chirri & Chirra: The Rainy Day by Kaya Doi. Translated by David Boyd. Enchanted Lion, 2021. 9781592703074 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Two little … Continue reading

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Wildflowers by Ricardo Liniers

Wildflowers (Toon Easy-to-Read Comics, level two) by Ricardo Liniers. Toon, 2021. 9781943145539 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Three sisters embark on an epic fantasy … Continue reading

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Mindi and the Goose No One Else Could See – by Sam McBratney/illustrated by Linda Olafsdottir

 Mindi and the Goose No One Else Could See – by Sam McBratney/illustrated by Linda Olafsdottir, Candlewick Press, 9781536212815, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Bunny!  Don’t Play With Your Food – by Paul Schmid

   Bunny! Don’t Play With Your Food – by Paul Schmid, Andrews McMeel Publishing,(9781524864699), 2021 Format: Board Book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Board Books What did you like about the book?  This … Continue reading

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Rock by Rock: The Fantastical Garden of Nek Chand by Jennifer Bradbury, illustrated by Sam Boughton

Rock by Rock: The Fantastical Garden of Nek Chand by Jennifer Bradbury, illustrated by Sam Boughton. Atheneum Book for Young Readers, 2021. 9781481481823 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about … Continue reading

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No Buddy Like a Book by Allan Wolf, illustrated by Brianne Farley

No Buddy Like a Book by Allan Wolf, illustrated by Brianne Farley. Candlewick, 2021. 9781536203073 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A wonderful celebration … Continue reading

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Robert and the World’s Best Cake by Anne-Kathrin Behl

Robert and the World’s Best Cake by Anne-Kathrin Behl. Translated by David Henry Wilson. NorthSouth, 2021. 9780735844315 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Robert is … Continue reading

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I Am a Bird by Hope Lim, illustrated by Hyewon Yum

I Am a Bird by Hope Lim, illustrated by Hyewon Yum. Candlewick, 2021. 9781536208917 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? Every day when she … Continue reading

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Sato the Rabbit by Yuki Ainoya

Sato the Rabbit by Yuki Ainoya. Translated from the Japanese by Michael Blaskowsky. Enchanted Lion Books, 2021. 9781592703180 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? A … Continue reading

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In the Half Room by Carson Ellis

In the Half Room by Carson Ellis. Candlewick Press, 9781536214567, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  As in previous books, Carson Ellis proves herself to … Continue reading

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