Category Archives: Zoology

Queer Ducks: The Natural World of Animal Sexuality by Eliot Schrefer,  illustrated by Jules Zuckerberg

Queer Ducks: The Natural World of Animal Sexuality by Eliot Schrefer,  illustrated by Jules Zuckerberg. Katherine Tegen Books, HarperCollins, 2022. 9780063069497 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Big as a Giant Snail: Discovering the World’s Most Gigantic Animals by Jess Keating, illustrated by David DeGrand

Big as a Giant Snail: Discovering the World’s Most Gigantic Animals by Jess Keating, illustrated by David DeGrand. Alfred A. Knopf, 2021. 9780593300848 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like … Continue reading

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Animal Adaptations by Radka Piro,  illustrated by Lida Larina

Animal Adaptations:  Unique Body Parts by Radka Piro,  illustrated by Lida Larina.  Albatros, 2021.  9788000061337 Animal Adaptations:  Extreme Conditions by Radka Piro,  illustrated by Lida Larina.  Albatros, 2021.  9788000061320 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 5 … Continue reading

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Elephants of Africa by Gail Gibbons

Elephants of Africa by Gail Gibbons. Holiday House, 2008/2021. 9780823421688 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover nonfiction What did you like about the book? This reprint of the classic Gail Gibbons nonfiction book will be … Continue reading

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Just You and Me: Remarkable Relationships in the Wild by Jennifer Ward,  illustrated by Alexander Vidal

Just You and Me: Remarkable Relationships in the Wild by Jennifer Ward,  illustrated by Alexander Vidal. Beach Lane Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534460980 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover What did you … Continue reading

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Battle of the Butts: The Science Behind Animal Behinds by Jocelytn Rish, illustrated by David Creighton-Pester

Battle of the Butts: The Science Behind Animal Behinds by Jocelytn Rish, illustrated by David Creighton-Pester. Running Press Kids, 2021. 9780762497775 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you … Continue reading

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Australian Baby Animals by Frané Lessac

Australian Baby Animals by Frané Lessac. Candlewick Press, c2019, 2021. 9781536215274 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   Young readers are introduced to a … Continue reading

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As Large As Life: The Scale of Creatures Great and Small, Short and Tall by Jonny Marx, illustrated by Sandhya Prabhat

As Large As Life: The Scale of Creatures Great and Small, Short and Tall by Jonny Marx, illustrated by Sandhya Prabhat. 360 Degrees, Tiger Tales, year 2021. 9781944530341 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover … Continue reading

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Whale Fall Café, by Jacquie Sewell,  illustrated by Dan Tavis

Whale Fall Café, by Jacquie Sewell,  illustrated by Dan Tavis. Tilbury House, 2021. 9780884488484 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  Despite its fanciful name and a … Continue reading

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Beaver and Otter Get Along … Sort of: A Story of Grit and Patience between Neighbors by Sneed B. Collard III, illustrated by Meg Sodano

Beaver and Otter Get Along … Sort of: A Story of Grit and Patience between Neighbors by Sneed B. Collard III, illustrated by Meg Sodano. Sourcebooks, 2021. 9781728232249 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 Format:  … Continue reading

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