Category Archives: *Starred Review

Bears In A Band – Shirley Parenteau, illustrated by David Walker

 Bears In A Band – Shirley Parenteau, illustrated by David Walker, Candlewick Press, 9781536203363, 2018 Format: Board Book Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 5 Genre: Picture What did you like about the book?  There are so many … Continue reading

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Ode to an Onion: Pablo Neruda and his Muse – story by Alexandria Giardino, pictures by Felicita Sala

 Ode to an Onion: Pablo Neruda and his Muse – story by Alexandria Giardino, pictures by Felicita Sala, Cameron Kids, 2018, 9781944903343 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review): 5 Genre:  Picture Book Biography What … Continue reading

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Astrid the Unstoppable – Maria Parr

     Astrid the Unstoppable – Maria Parr, Candlewick Press,  9781536200171, 2018 Format: Hardcover, 306 pages Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? I was completely absorbed in this story about … Continue reading

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Princess Pistachio Treasury – Marie-Louis Gay

    Princess Pistachio Treasury – Marie-Louis Gay, Pajama Press,  9781772780482, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 5 Genre: Juvenile Fiction What did you like about the book? If you are a fan of the … Continue reading

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The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers – Maxwell King

  The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers – Maxwell King, Abrams Press, (9781419727726), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book?  This in-depth biography … Continue reading

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The Bluest of Blues: Anna Atkins and the First Book of Photographs – Fiona Robinson

    The Bluest of Blues: Anna Atkins and the First Book of Photographs – Fiona Robinson, Abrams Books for Young Readers, 9781419725517, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like … Continue reading

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Have You Heard About Lady Bird? Poems About Our First Ladies – Marilyn Singer, illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

  Have You Heard About Lady Bird? Poems About Our First Ladies – Marilyn Singer, illustrated by Nancy Carpenter, Disney Hyperion, 9781484726600, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 What did you like about … Continue reading

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