Category Archives: Puzzles

Paper Peek Alphabet by Chihiro Takeuchi

Paper Peek Alphabet by Chihiro Takeuchi. Candlewick Studio, 2021. 9781536211504 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book What did you like about the book?  This cute and stylish die-cut effort combines ABCs and … Continue reading

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Where’s Waldo? Santa Spotlight Search by Martin Handforth

Where’s Waldo? Santa Spotlight Search by Martin Handforth. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536220131 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   There are lots of items … Continue reading

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Undercover by Bastien Contraire

Undercover: One of these things is almost like the others by Bastien Contraire. Phaidon Press Limited, 2016. 9780714872506  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? This is … Continue reading

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Whole Whale – by Karen Yin, illustrated by Nelleke Verhoeff

Whole Whale – by Karen Yin, illustrated by Nelleke Verhoeff. Barefoot Books, 9781646861637, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  This effort successfully … Continue reading

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Molly and the Mathematical Mysteries: Ten Interactive Adventures in Mathematical Wonderland by Eugenia Cheng, illustrated by Aleksandra Artymowska

Molly and the Mathematical Mysteries: Ten Interactive Adventures in Mathematical Wonderland by Eugenia Cheng, illustrated by Aleksandra Artymowska. Big Picture Press, 9781536217100, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What … Continue reading

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Escape Book: Mystery Island by Stéphane Anquetil

Escape Book: Mystery Island by Stéphane Anquetil. Andrews McMeel Publishing, 9781524855918, 2020, c2019 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Adventure What did you like about the book? This book feels like an … Continue reading

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Alice in Wonderland: A Puzzle Adventure – Aleksandra Artymowska

  Alice in Wonderland: A Puzzle Adventure – Aleksandra Artymowska.  Big Picture Press, 2020. 9781536210392 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Riddles and puzzles What did you like about the book?  This collection … Continue reading

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Beastly Puzzles: A Brain-Boggling Animal Guessing Game – written by Rachel Poliquin, illustrated by Byron Eggenschwiler

  Beastly Puzzles: A Brain-Boggling Animal Guessing Game – written by Rachel Poliquin, illustrated by Byron Eggenschwiler, Kids Can Press, 9781771389136, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Non-fiction, puzzles What did you like … Continue reading

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Odd One Out: Fiendishly Tricky Spot-the-Difference Puzzles to Boggle Your Brain by Buster Books

Odd One Out: Fiendishly Tricky Spot-the-Difference Puzzles to Boggle Your Brain by Buster Books. Penguin, 2018. ISBN 9781524790882 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Puzzle book What did you like about the book? 45 truly … Continue reading

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Where’s the Llama? An Around-the-World Adventure by Frances Evans, illustrated by Paul Moran

 Where’s the Llama? An Around-the-World Adventure by Frances Evans, illustrated by Paul Moran, Andrews McMeel Publishing, 9781449497293, 2019 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Puzzle book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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