Category Archives: Insects

Something is Bugging Samantha Hansen by Nancy Viau, illustrated by Julia Mills

 Something is Bugging Samantha Hansen by Nancy Viau, illustrated by Julia Mills, Published by Schiffer Kids, 9780764357763, 2019 Format: Hardcover, 184 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? Samantha … Continue reading

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Bugs Everywhere – Lily Murray, illustrated by Britta Teckentrup

 Bugs Everywhere – Lily Murray, illustrated by Britta Teckentrup, Big Picture Press, (9781536210422), c2019, 2020 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? Colorful digital illustrations bring to … Continue reading

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Heads and Tails: Insects – written and illustrated by John Canty

 Heads and Tails: Insects – written and illustrated by John Canty, Candlewick, 9781536207842, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  Absolutely stunning artwork and book design make … Continue reading

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Dragonfly – Aimée M. Bissonette, illustrations by Catherine Pearson

  Dragonfly – Aimée M. Bissonette, illustrations by Catherine Pearson, Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807558218, 2020 Format: ARC (Hardcover available September, 2020) Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Dragonfly – Aimée M. Bissonette, illustrated by Catherine Pearson

 Dragonfly – Aimée M. Bissonette, illustrated by Catherine Pearson, Albert Whitman, (9780807558218), 2020  Format: Paperback ARC (pub. date 9/2020) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the book? The one fact that really … Continue reading

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The Cockroach – written and illustrated by Elise Gravel

      The Cockroach – written and illustrated by Elise Gravel, Tundra Books, 9780735266421, 2020, original 2016 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 What did you like about the book:  The Cockroach … Continue reading

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Hide-and-Seek Ladybugs by Paul Bright, illustrated by Jacob Souva

 Hide-and-Seek Ladybugs by Paul Bright, illustrated by Jacob Souva, Tiger Tales, (originally published Great Britain 2018) 9781680102062, 2020,  Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  4 What did you like about the book:  The green … Continue reading

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A Way with Wild Things by Larissa Theule, illustrated by Sara Palacios

A Way with Wild Things by Larissa Theule, illustrated by Sara Palacios. Bloomsbury, 2020. 9781681190396 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Poppy loves bugs … Continue reading

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You’re Invited to a Moth Ball : A Nighttime Insect Celebration – Loree Griffin Burns, photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz

  You’re Invited to a Moth Ball : A Nighttime Insect Celebration – Loree Griffin Burns, photographs by Ellen Harasimowicz.  Charlesbridge, 2020. 9781580896863 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Nonfiction What did you like about the book?  Noted science … Continue reading

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The Bug Girl by Sophia Spencer with Margaret McNamara, illustrated by Kerascoet

   The Bug Girl by Sophia Spencer with Margaret McNamara, illustrated by Kerascoet, Schwartz & Wade Books, 9780525645948 (hc) 9780525645955 (ebook), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like … Continue reading

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