Category Archives: *Starred Review

What’s Your Favorite Color? by Eric Carle and Friends

  What’s Your Favorite Color? by Eric Carle and Friends (Lauren Castillo, Bryan Collier, Mike Curato, Etienne Delessert, Anna Dewdney, Rafel López, William Low, Marc Martin, Jill McElmurry, Yuyi Morales, Frann Preston-Gannon, Uri Shulevitz, Philip C. Stead, Melissa Sweet). Godwin … Continue reading

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Renato and the Lion by Barbara DiLorenzo

 Renato and the Lion by Barbara DiLorenzo. Penguin/Viking, 2017. 9780451476418 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Historical fiction/picture book What did you like about the book? This picture book is a happy … Continue reading

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Ramona Blue – Julie Murphy

  Ramona Blue – Julie Murphy, Balzer + Bray, (9780062418357), 2017 Format: hardcover fiction Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Ramona lives on the Gulf shore of … Continue reading

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Piglettes – written and translated by Clémentine Beauvais

          Piglettes – written and translated by Clémentine Beauvais, Pushkin Children’s Books, 9781782691204, 2017 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic Fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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If Apples Had Teeth:  A Book for Children by Milton and Shirley Glaser

     If Apples Had Teeth:  A Book for Children by Milton and Shirley Glaser, Enchanted Lion Books, 9781592702268, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Brave New Girl – Rachel Vincent

Brave New Girl – Rachel Vincent, Delacorte Press, (9780399552458), 2017 Format: hardcover fiction Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  science fiction What did you like about the book? Dahlia, 16, lives in a world where there … Continue reading

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Feather – Cao Wenxuan, illustrated by Roger Mello

        Feather – Cao Wenxuan, illustrated by Roger Mello and translated from the Chinese by Chloe Garcia-Roberts, elsewhere editions, (9780914671855), 2017 Format: Paperback Picture book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What … Continue reading

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