Category Archives: Pets

Rescuing Rumba: A Tale about Dog Rescue and Forever Friendship by Megan Rose, illustrated by Carolynn Lemke

Rescuing Rumba: A Tale about Dog Rescue and Forever Friendship by Megan Rose, illustrated by Carolynn Lemke. Schiffer Kids, 2021. 9780764362385  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Pet That Cat: A Handbook for Making Feline Friends by Nigel Kidd and Rachel Braunigan,  illustrated by Susann Hoffmann

Pet That Cat: A Handbook for Making Feline Friends by Nigel Kidd and Rachel Braunigan,  illustrated by Susann Hoffmann. Quirk Books, Penguin Random House, 2022. 9781683693147 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC (publication … Continue reading

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Not That Pet! by Smriti Prasadam-Halls, illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw

Not That Pet! by Smriti Prasadam-Halls, illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536217766 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? Little Mabel is so … Continue reading

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Cat’s First Baby / Dog’s First Baby by Natalie Nelson

Cat’s First Baby (9781683692935) / Dog’s First Baby (9781683692799) by Natalie Nelson. Quirk Books, 2022. Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Board Book Genre:  Fiction/board book What did you like about the book? In these … Continue reading

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My Pet Goldfish by Catherine Rayner

My Pet Goldfish by Catherine Rayner. Candlewick, 2021. 9781536215205 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  If you’ve been waiting for the perfect book for … Continue reading

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Negative Cat by Sophie Blackall

Negative Cat by Sophie Blackall. Nancy Paulsen Books, 2021. 9780399257193 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? “On day 427 of asking for a cat,” … Continue reading

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CatNinja: Time Heist by Matthew Cody,  illustrated by Chad Thomas

CatNinja: Time Heist by Matthew Cody,  illustrated by Chad Thomas. Andrews McMeel, 2021. 9781524867584 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Paperback graphic novel Genre: Science fiction/fantasy What did you like about the book?  CatNinja … Continue reading

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Frankie and Amelia by Cammie McGovern

Frankie and Amelia by Cammie McGovern. HarperCollins, 2021. 9780062463326 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction (with animal narrator) What did you like about the book? Franklin is a homeless Maine … Continue reading

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Dear Beast: Someone Is Missing by Dori Hillestad Butler,  illustrated by Kevan Atteberry

Dear Beast: Someone Is Missing by Dori Hillestad Butler,  illustrated by Kevan Atteberry. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823448555 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Easy reader/ early chapter books, mystery What did you … Continue reading

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The Great Ghost Hoax by Emily Ecton, illustrated by David Mottram

The Great Ghost Hoax by Emily Ecton, illustrated by David Mottram. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534479913  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Humor What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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