Category Archives: Travel

Nellie vs. Elizabeth by Kate Hannigan, illustrated by Rebecca Gibbon

Nellie vs. Elizabeth: Two Daredevil Journalists’ Breakneck Race Around the World by Kate Hannigan, illustrated by Rebecca Gibbon. Calkins Creek, 2022. 9781684373772 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about … Continue reading

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Mommy’s Hometown by Hope Lim,  illustrated by Jamie Kim

Mommy’s Hometown by Hope Lim,  illustrated by Jamie Kim. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536213324 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book?  A little boy grows up … Continue reading

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I’ll Go and Come Back by Rajani LaRocca, illustrated by Sara Palacios

I’ll Go and Come Back by Rajani LaRocca, illustrated by Sara Palacios. Candlewick Press, 2022. 9781536207170 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover picture book What did you like about the book? Jyoti and … Continue reading

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The Turtle of Michigan by Naomi Shihab Nye

The Turtle of Michigan by Naomi Shihab Nye. Greenwillow, an imprint of HarperCollins, 2022. 9780063014183 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (3/22 pub date) Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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One True Loves by Elise Bryant

One True Loves by Elise Bryant. Balzer + Bray, Harper Collins, 2022. 9780062982865 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction, romance What did you like about the book?  Do you remember … Continue reading

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Tiny Travelers Colombia/Tiny Travelers Lebanon by Steve Wolfe and Susie Jaramillo

Tiny Travelers Colombia by Steven Wolfe Pereira & Susie Jaramillo, illustrated by Meiyee Tan, Abigail Gross, Elizabeth Savanella, Iremayowa Olopade and Crimzon Studio. Encantos, 2021. 9781945635809 Tiny Travelers Lebanon by Steven Wolfe Pereira & Susie Jaramillo, illustrated by Meiyee Tan, … Continue reading

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Word Travelers – by Raj Haldar, illustrated by Neha Rawat

Word Travelers: The Mystery of the Taj Mahal Treasure by Raj Haldar, illustrated by Neha Rawat. Sourcebooks, 2021. 9781728222059  Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC Genre: Mystery, Fantasy, Adventure What did you like … Continue reading

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My First Book of Paris by Ingela P Arrhenius

My First Book of Paris by Ingela P Arrhenius. Walker Studio, 2021. 9781536215182 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? This large format book shows neighborhoods and notable … Continue reading

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Girl on a Motorcycle by Amy Novesky, illustrated by Julie Morstad

  Girl on a Motorcycle by Amy Novesky, illustrated by Julie Morstad, Viking (an imprint of Penguin Random House), 9780593116296, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Planes USA!  – by Jo Parker, illustrated by Tara J. Hannon

 Planes USA!  – by Jo Parker, illustrated by Tara J. Hannon, Penguin Random House, 9780593223697, 2020 Format: Board book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book:  A cloud shaped … Continue reading

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