Category Archives: Music

Dazzlin’ Dolly by Suzanne Slade, illustrated by Edwin Fotheringham

Dazzlin’ Dolly: The Songwriting, Hit-Singing, Guitar-Picking Dolly Parton by Suzanne Slade, illustrated by Edwin Fotheringham. Astra Books for Young Readers, Calkins Creek, 2022. 9781635928419  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: … Continue reading

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Scout Is Not a Band Kid by Jade Armstrong

Scout Is Not a Band Kid by Jade Armstrong. RH Graphic, 2022. 9780593176238 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 4 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Scout is … Continue reading

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I’s the B’y (The Beloved Folk Song) illustrated by Lauren Soloy

I’s the B’y (The Beloved Folk Song) illustrated by Lauren Soloy. Greystone Kids, 2022. 9781771648332 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Music What did you like about the book? I have … Continue reading

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Marley and the Family Band by Cedella Marley, illustrated by Tiffany Rose

Marley and the Family Band by Cedella Marley, illustrated by Tiffany Rose. Random House, 2022. 9780593301111 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? Cedella Marley … Continue reading

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The Devil’s Music by Nathan Page,  illustrated by Drew Shannon

The Devil’s Music (The Montague Twins #2) by Nathan Page,  illustrated by Drew Shannon. Alfred A. Knopf, 2021. 9780525646808 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Genre: Supernatural/mystery What did you like … Continue reading

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Ear Worm! by Jo Knowles, illustrated by Galia Bernstein

Ear Worm! by Jo Knowles, illustrated by Galia Bernstein. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536207835 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? Little Worm has a song … Continue reading

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Jingle Bells by Nicola Slater

 Jingle Bells by Nicola Slater. Nosy Crow, c2020, 2021. 9781536222036 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Board book What did you like about the book?   This musical book brings the classic holiday song to … Continue reading

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Guitars (Made By Hand) by Patricia Lakin

Guitars (Made By Hand) by Patricia Lakin. Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781481448352 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  Music enthusiasts in search of detailed … Continue reading

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Nina: A Story of Nina Simone by Traci N. Todd,  illustrated by Christian Robinson

Nina: A Story of Nina Simone by Traci N. Todd,  illustrated by Christian Robinson. G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2021. 9781524737283 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book Genre: Biography What did you like … Continue reading

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