Category Archives: *Starred Review

Big Tree Down! – by Laurie Lawlor, illustrated by David Gordon

  Big Tree Down! – by Laurie Lawlor, illustrated by David Gordon, Holiday House, (9780823436613), 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Non-fiction What did you like about the book? Everyone knows … Continue reading

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Good Night Sleep Tight:  Eleven and a Half Good Night Stories with Fox and Rabbit – Kristina Andres

  Good Night Sleep Tight:  Eleven and a Half Good Night Stories with Fox and Rabbit – Kristina Andres, Translated by Sally-Ann Spencer, Gecko Press, 9781776571437, 2017 Format: Hardcover Picture Book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review):  5 … Continue reading

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A Mammal is an Animal by Lizzy Rockwell

 A Mammal is an Animal by Lizzy Rockwell. Holiday House, 2018. 9780823436705 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? The basic facts about mammals are presented in this … Continue reading

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The Heart and Mind of Frances Pauley – April Stevens

     The Heart and Mind of Frances Pauley – April Stevens, Schwartz & Wade Books, (9781524720612), 2018 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Figgrotten, a white fifth … Continue reading

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Bird Builds a Nest: A First Science Storybook – written by Martin Jenkins, illustrated by Richard Jones

     Bird Builds a Nest: A First Science Storybook – written by Martin Jenkins, illustrated by Richard Jones, Candlewick Press, 9780763693466, 2018 Format: Picture Book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture Book … Continue reading

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Walk and See ABC – written and illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw

   Walk and See ABC – written and illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw, Nosy Crow, 9780763696238, 2018 Format: Board Book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Board Book/Concept Book What did you like about the book?  Two … Continue reading

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Baby Cakes – Theo Heras, illustrations by Renne’ Benoit

  Baby Cakes – Theo Heras, illustrations by Renne’ Benoit, pajama press,(9781772780307), 2017 Format: Board book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 What did you like about the book? It’s time to bake! A little … Continue reading

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