Category Archives: Science

A Dinosaur Named Ruth by Julia Lyon,  illustrated by Alexandra Bye

A Dinosaur Named Ruth: How Ruth Mason Discovered Fossils in Her Own Backyard by Julia Lyon,  illustrated by Alexandra Bye. Margaret K. McElderry Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534474642 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 … Continue reading

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The Snowman and the Sun by Susan Taghdis, illustrated by Ali Mafakheri

The Snowman and the Sun by Susan Taghdis, illustrated by Ali Mafakheri. Tiny Owl, 2021. 9781910328798 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Fantasy/picture book What did you like about the book? I really … Continue reading

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Lights Day and Night: The Science of How Light Works by Susan Hughes, illustrated Ellen Rooney

Lights Day and Night: The Science of How Light Works by Susan Hughes, illustrated Ellen Rooney. Kids Can Press, 2021. 9781525303197  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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Windy Days by Deborah Kerbel, illustrated by Miki Sato

Windy Days by Deborah Kerbel, illustrated by Miki Sato. Pajama Press, 2021. 9781772782172 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Board book Genre: Realistic fiction/science What did you like about the book? Rhyming couplets describe the … Continue reading

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Moon & Mars by Marion Dane Bauer, illustrated by John Wallace

Moon: Ready-to-Read Level 1 & Mars: Ready-to-Read Level 1 by Marion Dane Bauer, illustrated by John Wallace. Simon Spotlight, 2021. 9781534486430, 9781534486461  Rating:1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Snoozefest: The Surprising Science of Sleep by Tanya Lloyd Kyi, illustrated by Valéry Goulet

Snoozefest: The Surprising Science of Sleep by Tanya Lloyd Kyi, illustrated by Valéry Goulet. Kids Can Press, 2021. 9781525301490 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book? This is … Continue reading

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A Life Electric: The Story of Nikola Tesla by Azadeh Westergaard, illustrated by Julia Sarda

A Life Electric: The Story of Nikola Tesla by Azadeh Westergaard, illustrated by Julia Sarda. Viking. 2021. 9780593114605 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Biography What did you like about the book: … Continue reading

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Just You and Me: Remarkable Relationships in the Wild by Jennifer Ward,  illustrated by Alexander Vidal

Just You and Me: Remarkable Relationships in the Wild by Jennifer Ward,  illustrated by Alexander Vidal. Beach Lane Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534460980 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover What did you … Continue reading

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Nano: The Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small by Dr. Jess Wade, illustrated by Melissa Castrillon

Nano: The Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small by Dr. Jess Wade, illustrated by Melissa Castrillon.  Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536217667 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the … Continue reading

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It Takes Guts: How Your Body Turns Food into Fuel (and Poop) by Dr. Jennifer Gardy, illustrations by Belle Wuthrich

It Takes Guts: How Your Body Turns Food into Fuel (and Poop) by Dr. Jennifer Gardy, illustrations by Belle Wuthrich. Greystone Kids, 2021. 9781771645010 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like … Continue reading

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