Category Archives: Technology

A Life Electric: The Story of Nikola Tesla by Azadeh Westergaard, illustrated by Julia Sarda

A Life Electric: The Story of Nikola Tesla by Azadeh Westergaard, illustrated by Julia Sarda. Viking. 2021. 9780593114605 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Biography What did you like about the book: … Continue reading

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Our Table by Peter H. Reynolds

Our Table by Peter H. Reynolds. Orchard Books, 2021. 9781338572322 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Uncorrected proof Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Violet has many happy memories about … Continue reading

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Sunny Song Will Never Be Famous by Suzanne Park

Sunny Song Will Never Be Famous by Suzanne Park. Sourcebooks, 2021, 9781728209425 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Paperback Genre:  Humor What did you like about the book? Sunny Song is beyond obsessed with … Continue reading

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Wonder Women of Science: Twelve Geniuses Who Are Currently Rocking Science, Technology, and the World – written by Tiera Fletcher & Ginger Rue, illustrations by Sally Wern Comport

  Wonder Women of Science: Twelve Geniuses Who Are Currently Rocking Science, Technology, and the World – written by Tiera Fletcher & Ginger Rue, illustrations by Sally Wern Comport, Candlewick Press, 9781536207347, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent … Continue reading

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The Tale of the Mandarin Duck: A Modern Fable by Bette Midler, illustrations by Joana Avillez, photographs by Michiko Kakutani

The Tale of the Mandarin Duck: A Modern Fable by Bette Midler, illustrations by Joana Avillez, photographs by Michiko Kakutani. Random House, (9780593176764), 2021 Format:  Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Picture Book … Continue reading

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Be More Chill: The Graphic Novel by Ned Vizzini, adapted by David Levithan, illustrated by Nick Bertozzi

Be More Chill: The Graphic Novel by Ned Vizzini, adapted by David Levithan, illustrated by Nick Bertozzi. Hyperion, 9781368057868, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre: Science Fiction (Graphic Novel) What did you like about the book? Vizzini’s … Continue reading

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The Popularity Code by Stephanie Faris

 The Popularity Code by Stephanie Faris, Simon and Schuster, 9781534445208, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic  fiction What did you like about the book?  The Popularity Code dives into a world … Continue reading

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Jabari Tries by Gaia Cornwall

Jabari Tries by Gaia Cornwall. Candlewick, 2020. 9781536207163 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book? A worthy title to follow up the author’s excellent Jabari … Continue reading

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I Can Code IF/THEN – Vicky Fang, illustrated by Jade Orlando

 I Can Code IF/THEN – Vicky Fang, illustrated by Jade Orlando, Sourcebooks, 9781728209579, 2020 Format: Hardcover  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  What did you like about the book? Thank goodness for a book about … Continue reading

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I Can Code AND/OR – Vicky Fang, illustrated by Jade Orlando

   I Can Code AND/OR – Vicky Fang, illustrated by Jade Orlando, Sourcebooks, 9781728209593, 2020 Format: Hardcover  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4   What did you like about the book? In a past career life I … Continue reading

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