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The Whydah: A Pirate Ship Feared, Wrecked & Found by Martin W. Sandler

     The Whydah: A Pirate Ship Feared, Wrecked & Found by Martin W. Sandler, Candlewick Press, 9780763680336, c2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? A lost pirate … Continue reading

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Ready, Set…Baby! – Elizabeth Rusch and illustrated by Qin Leng

 Ready, Set…Baby! – Elizabeth Rusch and illustrated by Qin Leng, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 9780544472723, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review)  5 What did you like about the book? This is a must-have book for … Continue reading

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This house, once by Deborah Freedman

  This house, once by Deborah Freedman, Author & Illustrator, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 978-1-4814-4284-8, c2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? This lovely picture … Continue reading

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Ants Rule: The Long and Short of It – Bob Barner

  Ants Rule: The Long and Short of It – Bob Barner, Holiday House, (9780823436606), 2017. Format: Hardcover Picture Book Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? You can throw away your … Continue reading

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The Legendary Miss Lena Horne by Carole Boston Weatherford, art by Elizabeth Zunon

  The Legendary Miss Lena Horne by Carole Boston Weatherford, art by Elizabeth Zunon. Atheneum, 2017. 9781481468244 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? This inspiring picture book biography of … Continue reading

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I Just Want to Say Good Night – written and illustrated by Rachel Isadora

  I Just Want to Say Good Night – written and illustrated by Rachel Isadora, Nancy Paulsen Books, 9780399173844, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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Things That Grow – written by Libby Walden and illustrated by Becca Stadtlander

       Things That Grow – written by Libby Walden and illustrated by Becca Stadtlander, 360 Degrees, 9781944530051, 2017 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: non-fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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