Category Archives: Monsters

Monsters Love Cupcakes by Mike Austin

Monsters Love Cupcakes by Mike Austin. Harper, 2022. 9780062286192 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Multitudes of merry monsters make cupcakes in this … Continue reading

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The Line in the Sand by Thao Lam

The Line in the Sand by Thao Lam. Owlkids Books, 2022. 9781771475709 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? All the adorable little monsters are playing … Continue reading

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Cat’s Cradle: The Golden Twine by Jo Rioux

Cat’s Cradle: The Golden Twine by Jo Rioux. First Second, 2022. 9781250625366 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Suri dreams of being … Continue reading

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Valentina Salazar is Not a Monster Hunter by Zoraida Cordova

Valentina Salazar is Not a Monster Hunter by Zoraida Cordova. Scholastic, 2022. 9781338712728  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC Paperback Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Valentina Salazar does NOT … Continue reading

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Only a Monster by Vanessa Len

Only a Monster by Vanessa Len. HarperTeen, 2022. 9780063024649  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Joan comes from a family of monsters, or so … Continue reading

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My First Pop-Up Mythological Monsters by Owen Davey

My First Pop-Up Mythological Monsters by Owen Davey. Candlewick Press, c2020, 2021. 9781536217643 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about the book?   Fifteen mythological creatures from … Continue reading

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Kraken Me Up

Kraken Me Up (I Like to Read Comics) by Jeffrey Ebbeler. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823450176  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover/easy reader/graphic novel Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Starting on the … Continue reading

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Bartholomew and the Morning Monsters by Sophie Berger, illustrated by Ruan van Vliet

Bartholomew and the Morning Monsters by Sophie Berger, illustrated by Ruan van Vliet. Cicada Books Ltd, 2021. 9781908714848 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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My Monsterpiece by Amalia Hoffman

My Monsterpiece by Amalia Hoffman. Yeehoo Press, 2021. 9781953458018 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  An unnamed and unseen little kid narrator draws … Continue reading

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What Is the Story of the Mummy? by Sheila Keenan,  illustrated by Carlos Basabe

What Is the Story of the Mummy? by Sheila Keenan,  illustrated by Carlos Basabe. Penguin Workshop, 2021. 9781524788483 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Paperback What did you like about the book?  Another entry … Continue reading

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