Category Archives: Music

King of Ragtime: The Story of Scott Joplin by Stephen Costanza

King of Ragtime: The Story of Scott Joplin by Stephen Costanza. Atheneum, 2021. 9781534410367 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Biography What did you like about the book? The story of Scott … Continue reading

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Jazz for Lunch by Jarrett Dapier, illustrated by Eugenia Mello

Jazz for Lunch by Jarrett Dapier, illustrated by Eugenia Mello. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534454088 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover  Genre:  Humor  What did you like about the book? Auntie … Continue reading

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The Science of Song: How and Why We Make Music by Alan Cross, Emme Cross and Nicole Mortillaro, illustrated by Carl Wiens

The Science of Song: How and Why We Make Music by Alan Cross, Emme Cross and Nicole Mortillaro, illustrated by Carl Wiens. Kids Can Press, 2021. 9781771387873 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What … Continue reading

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In My Neighborhood by Oscar Loubriel, illustrated by Rogerio Coehlo

In My Neighborhood by Oscar Loubriel, illustrated by Rogerio Coehlo. Tilbury House, 2021.  9780884487012 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   In this vivid, … Continue reading

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XOXO by Axie Oh

XOXO by Axie Oh. HarperTeen, 2021. 9780063024991 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction, romance What did you like about the book?  An utterly adorable teen romance that covers so much … Continue reading

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My Voice Is a Trumpet by Jimmie Allen, illustrated by Cathy Ann Johnson

My Voice Is a Trumpet by Jimmie Allen, illustrated by Cathy Ann Johnson. Flamingo Books, 2021. 9780593352182 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Stories of Musical Instruments by Stepanka Sekaninova, illustrated by Jakob Cenkl

The Stories of Musical Instruments by Stepanka Sekaninova, illustrated by Jakob Cenkl. Albatros, (9788000059327), 2021 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 What did you like about the book?  This title presents an overview … Continue reading

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Life is Beautiful – Keb’ Mo’ and Marco Furlotti

Life is Beautiful – Keb’ Mo’ and Marco Furlotti, Flowerpot Press, 9781486721054, 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?  This is a great book … Continue reading

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Roar-chestra!: A Wild Story of Musical Words – Robert Heidbreder, illustrated by Dušan Petričič

Roar-chestra!: A Wild Story of Musical Words – Robert Heidbreder, illustrated by Dušan Petričič. Kids Can Press, (9781525302749), 2021 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture Book What did you like about … Continue reading

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C is for Country by Lil Nas X, illustrated by Theodore Taylor III

    C is for Country by Lil Nas X, illustrated by Theodore Taylor III, Random House, 9780593300787, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book / ABC book What did you … Continue reading

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