Category Archives: Legend

The Seekers: The Legend of the Silver Fox and the Fire Wolf – written and illustrated by Hari Panicker & Deepti Nair

 The Seekers: The Legend of the Silver Fox and the Fire Wolf – written and illustrated by Hari Panicker & Deepti Nair, Alfred A. Knopf, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books, 9781524701529, 2019 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Folktale/Legend Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent … Continue reading

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An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Castle Legends– Theresa Breslan and Kate Leiper

  An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Castle Legends– Theresa Breslan and Kate Leiper, Floris Books, (9781782505952), 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre: Folklore What did you like about the book? Tales from ten different … Continue reading

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Golem of Prague by Irene Cohen-Janca, illustrated by Maurizo A.C. Quarello

    Golem of Prague by Irene Cohen-Janca, illustrated by Maurizo A.C. Quarello, Annick Press, (978-1554518883), 2017 Format: Hardcover, Picture Book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  4 Genre:  Folk Tale/Legend What did you like about … Continue reading

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Turtle Island: The Story of North America’s First People – by Eldon Yellowhorn and Kathy Lowinger

  Turtle Island: The Story of North America’s First People – by Eldon Yellowhorn and Kathy Lowinger, Annick Press, 9781554519439, 2017 Format: Paperback (also available in hardcover), 116 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What … Continue reading

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The Wizard’s Dog Fetches the Grail – Eric Kahn Gale, illustrated by Dave Phillips

  The Wizard’s Dog Fetches the Grail – Eric Kahn Gale, illustrated by Dave Phillips, Crown Books for Young Readers, (9780553537406), 2018 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like … Continue reading

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The Origin of Day and Night by Paula Ikuutaq Rumbolt, illustrated by Lenny Lishchenko

     The Origin of Day and Night by Paula Ikuutaq Rumbolt, illustrated by Lenny Lishchenko, Inhabit Media, 9781772271805, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 What did you like about the book? This … Continue reading

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The Gnawer of Rocks by Louise Flaherty, illustrated by Jim Nelson

     The Gnawer of Rocks by Louise Flaherty, illustrated by Jim Nelson. Inhabit Media, 2017.  9781772271652 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Legend What did you like about the book? An … Continue reading

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