Category Archives: Science

Tu Youyou’s Discovery: Finding a Cure for Malaria by Songju Ma Daemicke, illustrated by Lin

Tu Youyou’s Discovery: Finding a Cure for Malaria by Songju Ma Daemicke, illustrated by Lin. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807581117 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Uncorrected proof Genre: Biography  What did you like about … Continue reading

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Spidernaut: Arabella, the Spider in Space  – Jodie Parachini, illustrated by Dragan Kordić

Spidernaut: Arabella, the Spider in Space  – Jodie Parachini, illustrated by Dragan Kordić. Albert Whitman & Company, 2021. 9780807504413  Format: uncorrected proof Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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An Adventure Through the Water Cycle with Drip the Raindrop – written by Cara Moyers, illustrated by Charlie Astrella

An Adventure Through the Water Cycle with Drip the Raindrop – written by Cara Moyers, illustrated by Charlie Astrella, Flowerpot Press, 9781486721085, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Picture book What … Continue reading

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Earth is Big: A Book of Comparisons by Steve Tomecek, illustrated by Marcos Farina

Earth is Big: A Book of Comparisons by Steve Tomecek, illustrated by Marcos Farina, What On Earth Books, 9781912920341, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Nonfiction, science What did you like … Continue reading

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The Wisdom of Trees: How Trees Work Together to Form a Natural Kingdom – Lita Judge

The Wisdom of Trees: How Trees Work Together to Form a Natural Kingdom – Lita Judge. Roaring Brook Press, 2021. 9781250237071  Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Sounds All Around: The Science of How Sound Works – by Susan Hughes, illustrated by Ellen Rooney

Sounds All Around: The Science of How Sound Works – by Susan Hughes, illustrated by Ellen Rooney, Kids Can Press, 9781525302503, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? This text provides … Continue reading

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Orangutan Hats and Other Tools Animals Use by Richard Haynes, Illustrated by Stephanie Laberis

Orangutan Hats and Other Tools Animals Use by Richard Haynes, Illustrated by Stephanie Laberis, Published by Candlewick Press, 9781536200935, 2021 Format: Hardcover, 32 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture book-Nonfiction What did you like about … Continue reading

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Journey Around the Sun: The Story of Halley’s Comet – by James Gladstone,  illustrated by Yaara Eshet

Journey Around the Sun: The Story of Halley’s Comet – by James Gladstone,  illustrated by Yaara Eshet, Owkids, 9781771473712, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Nonfiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Ups and Downs of Gravity  – David A. Adler, illustrated by Anna Raff

The Ups and Downs of Gravity  – David A. Adler, illustrated by Anna Raff. Holiday House, 2020. 9780823446360 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3  What did you like about the book? Gravity, inertia, … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Poo, a Gnu, and You: A Laugh-Out-Loud Guide to Life on Earth by Mike Barfield, illustrated by Jess Bradley

A Day in the Life of a Poo, a Gnu, and You: A Laugh-Out-Loud Guide to Life on Earth by Mike Barfield, illustrated by Jess Bradley. Aladdin, 2021. 9781534467217 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) … Continue reading

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