Category Archives: Nature

I’ll Take Care of You by Maria Loretta Giraldo, illustrated by Nicoletta Bertelle

I’ll Take Care of You by Maria Loretta Giraldo, illustrated by Nicoletta Bertelle. Translated by Johanna McCalmont. Blue Dot Kids Press, 2022. 9781737603238 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy picture book What … Continue reading

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Somewhere by Robie H. Harris,  illustrated by Armando Mariño

Somewhere by Robie H. Harris,  illustrated by Armando Mariño. Candlewick, 2022. 9781536207354 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  A little girl and her father … Continue reading

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The Big Island: A Story of Isle Royale by Julian May, illustrated by John Schoenherr

            The Big Island: A Story of Isle Royale by Julian May, illustrated by John Schoenherr, University of Minnesota Press, c1968, 2021, 2022. 9781517910693 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you … Continue reading

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This is the Boat that Ben Built by Jen Lynn Bailey, illustrated by Maggie Zeng

This is the Boat that Ben Built by Jen Lynn Bailey, illustrated by Maggie Zeng. Pajama Press, 2022. 9781772782424 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction/picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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Hidden Habitats: Water by Lily Murray, illustrated by Lara Hawthorne

Hidden Habitats: Water by Lily Murray, illustrated by Lara Hawthorne. Big Picture Press, 2021. 9781536219944 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book? This is a stylish interactive book … Continue reading

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The Depth of the Lake and the Height of the Sky by Kim Jihyun

The Depth of the Lake and the Height of the Sky by Kim Jihyun. Floris Books, c2017, 2021. 9781782507420 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Wildfire! by Ashley Wolff

Wildfire! by Ashley Wolff. Beach Lane Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534487734 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  With wildfires in the news constantly, this nonfiction … Continue reading

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 How to Find a FOX – written by Kate Gardner, photographed by Ossi Saarinen

 How to Find a FOX – written by Kate Gardner, photographed by Ossi Saarinen, Running Press Kids/Hachette Book Group, 2021. 9780762471355 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Dancing Trees by Masiana Kelly, illustrated by Michelle Simpson

The Dancing Trees by Masiana Kelly, illustrated by Michelle Simpson. Inhabit Media Inc., 2021. 9781772273694 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Folklore/picture book What did you like about the book? Thomas accepts a … Continue reading

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The Fairytale Encyclopedia series

Observing the Animals of the Forest with Little Red Riding Hood: Fairytale Encyclopedia by Jana Sedláčková; Štěpánka Sekaninová, illustrated by Linh Dao and Alžbeta Božeková. Albatros Media, 2021. 9788000059419 Learning About the Garden with Sleeping Beauty: Fairytale Encyclopedia by Tereza Němcová … Continue reading

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