Category Archives: Rhyming

Bumblebee Grumblebee by David Elliot

Bumblebee Grumblebee by David Elliot. Gecko Press, c2021, 2022. 9781776574025 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book What did you like about the book?  Very cute illustrations anchor this board book that has … Continue reading

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Who is it, Whoodini? by Roman Yasiejko, illustrated by Gustavo Ramos

            Who is it, Whoodini? by Roman Yasiejko, illustrated by Gustavo Ramos, Yeehoo Press, 2022. 9781953458322 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? First and … Continue reading

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I Wish Wish Wish for You by Sarah Magsamen,  illustrated by Melisa Fernandez Nitsche

I Wish Wish Wish for You by Sarah Magsamen,  illustrated by Melisa Fernández Nitsche.  Sourcebooks, 2022.  9781728222677 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review):  4 Format: Advance Reader Copy picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Home Is… by Hannah Barnaby,  illustrated by Frann Preston-Gannon

Home Is… by Hannah Barnaby,  illustrated by Frann Preston-Gannon. Beach Lane, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534421769 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  Simple, … Continue reading

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How to Help a Pumpkin Grow, written and illustrated by Ashley Wolff

How to Help a Pumpkin Grow – written and illustrated by Ashley Wolff. Beach Lane Books, 2021. 9781481419345 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the … 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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Secret, Secret Agent Guy – written by Kira Bigwood, illustrated by Celia Krampien

Secret, Secret Agent Guy – written by Kira Bigwood, illustrated by Celia Krampien, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 9781534469211, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like … Continue reading

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Don’t Throw it Away by Keb’ Mo’, illustrated by Charlie Astrella

Don’t Throw it Away by Keb’ Mo’, illustrated by Charlie Astrella, Published by Flowerpot Press, 9781486721092, 2021 Format: Hardcover, 32 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book-Recycling What did you like about the book? Kinesthetically illustrated, … Continue reading

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Unicorn Night: Sleep Tight by Diana Murray, Illustrated by Luke Flowers

Unicorn Night: Sleep Tight by Diana Murray, Illustrated by Luke Flowers, Published by Sourcebooks, 9781728222981, 2021 Format: Hardcover, 32 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Picture book-Fantasy What did you like about the book? Digitally Illustrated, pictures … Continue reading

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Big Feelings by Alexandra Penfold, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman

Big Feelings by Alexandra Penfold, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman. Alfred A. Knopf, 2021. 9780525579748 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A diverse group of … Continue reading

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