Category Archives: Journalism

Nellie vs. Elizabeth by Kate Hannigan, illustrated by Rebecca Gibbon

Nellie vs. Elizabeth: Two Daredevil Journalists’ Breakneck Race Around the World by Kate Hannigan, illustrated by Rebecca Gibbon. Calkins Creek, 2022. 9781684373772 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about … Continue reading

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What the Fact? by Dr. Seema Yasmin

What the Fact? by Dr. Seema Yasmin. Simon & Schuster, 2022. 9781665900034 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 5 Format: Paperback ARC (publication date 9/20/22) What did you like about the book? Dr. Seema Yasmin has worked … Continue reading

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Gideon Green in Black and White

Gideon Green in Black and White by Katie Henry. Katherine Tegen, 2022. 9780062955739 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Mystery/realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  We first meet Gideon … Continue reading

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She Persisted: Nellie Bly by Michelle Knudsen & She Persisted: Florence Griffith Joyner by Rita Williams-Garcia

She Persisted: Nellie Bly by Michelle Knudsen, illustrated by Gillian Flint. Philomel, 2021. 9780593115756 She Persisted: Florence Griffith Joyner by Rita Williams-Garcia, illustrated by Gillian Flint. Philomel, 2021. 9780593115961 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: … Continue reading

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Who Was Nellie Bly? – by Margaret Gurevich, illustrated by Laurie A. Conley

    Who Was Nellie Bly? – by Margaret Gurevich, illustrated by Laurie A. Conley. Penguin Workshop, 2020. 9781524787547  Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: biography  What did you like about the … Continue reading

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