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The Big Spill Rescue by Craig Orback

The Big Spill Rescue (The Boxcar Children) by Craig Orback (created by Gertrude Chandler Warner). Albert Whitman & Company, 2022. 9780807510162  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Paperback Genre:  Mystery What did you like … Continue reading

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Way Past Afraid / Way Past Lonely by Hallee Adelman, illustrated by Karen Wall

Way Past Afraid (9780807586747) / Way Past Lonely (9780807586723) by Hallee Adelman, illustrated by Karen Wall. Albert Whitman, 2022. Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC (4/22 pub date) Genre:  Realistic picture book What did … Continue reading

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HeroRat! Magawa, A Lifesaving Rodent by Jodie Parachini,  illustrated by Keiron Ward

HeroRat! Magawa, A Lifesaving Rodent by Jodie Parachini,  illustrated by Keiron Ward. Albert Whitman, 2022. 9780807503843 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: ARC (publication date: April, 2022) What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Coming of Age: 13 B’nai Mitzvah Stories edited by Jonathan Rosen & Henry Herz

Coming of Age: 13 B’nai Mitzvah Stories edited by Jonathan Rosen & Henry Herz. Albert Whitman & Company, 2022. 9780807536674 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Short stories What did you … Continue reading

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The Second Life of Trees by Aimee M. Bissonette, illustrated by Nic Jones

The Second Life of Trees by Aimee M. Bissonette, illustrated by Nic Jones. Albert Whitman & Co., 2021. 9780807572818 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback, Uncorrected Proof. What did you like about the book? Part … Continue reading

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Delphine Denise and the Mardi Gras Prize by Brittany Mazique, illustrated by Sawyer Cloud

Delphine Denise and the Mardi Gras Prize by Brittany Mazique, illustrated by Sawyer Cloud. Albert Whitman & Co, 2022. 9780807515488 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like … Continue reading

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Holi Hai! By Chitra Soundar,  illustrated by Darshika Varma

Holi Hai! By Chitra Soundar,  illustrated by Darshika Varma. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807533574 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: ARC (publication date: January 2022) Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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Saturday at the Food Pantry by Diane O’Neill, illustrated by Brizida Magro

Saturday at the Food Pantry by Diane O’Neill, illustrated by Brizida Magro. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807572368 Rating: 1-51-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC (9/21 pub date) Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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How to Haunt a House by Carolyn Crimi, illustrated by Edward Miller

How to Haunt a House by Carolyn Crimi, illustrated by Edward Miller. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807534267 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC (9/21 pub date) Genre:  Holiday (Halloween) picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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